Hope College has rescheduled its annual Concerto and Aria Concert featuring student soloists performing with the college’s orchestra to Tuesday, Jan. 28, at 7:30 p.m. in Dimnent Memorial Chapel.
The public is invited. Admission is free.
The event was originally scheduled for Friday, Jan. 24, but was postponed due to inclement weather.
The concert will feature seven students who were selected through a competition held this past October. The students and selections they will be performing with the orchestra are:
Rebecca Flinker, a soprano and junior from Leeds, Mass., singing “Art is Calling for Me (I Want to be a Prima Donna)” from the opera “The Enchantress,” by Victor Herbert;
Eve Panning, a violinist and junior from Holland, performing the first movement from the “Violin Concerto in D minor,” by Jean Sibelius;
McLane Watson, a cellist and junior from Louisville, Colo., performing the first movement from the “Cello Concerto No. 1,” by Camille Saint-Saens;
Rosemary Walsh, a soprano and sophomore from Evanston, Ill., singing “Non so piucosa son, cosafaccio” from the opera “The Marriage of Figaro,” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart;
Aaron Johnson, a pianist and senior fromAda, performing the first movement from the “Piano Concerto No. 2,” by Dmitri Shostakovich;
Elizabeth Schubkegel, a flautist and sophomore from Portage, performing the first movement from the “Concerto No. 7,” by Francois Devienne;
Larissa Fall, a violinist and senior from Grand Rapids, performing the “Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso,” by Saint-Saens.
The Hope College Orchestra is directed by Richard Piippo, associate professor of music.
Dimnent Memorial Chapel is located at 277 College Ave., on College Avenue at 12th Street.