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APSU March 8 concert honors women composers

Austin Peays music department and Womens Studies Program present the annual Women Composers Concert.

A Womans Eye: Themes and Images by Women Composers will begin at 7:30 p.m., Monday, March 8, in APSUs music/mass communication building concert hall.
Austin Peay's music department and Women's Studies Program present the annual Women Composers Concert.

“A Woman's Eye: Themes and Images by Women Composers” will begin at 7:30 p.m., Monday, March 8, in APSU's music/mass communication building concert hall.

Featuring vocal and instrumental music by woman composers of the 20th and 21st centuries, the concert will include pieces by past masters Lili Boulanger and Miriam Gideon and more recent works by Nancy Van de Vate, Alice Barnett and Libby Larsen. New works by APSU student composers Sharon Nelson and Hollie Orr also will be performed.

Desiree Dolan, Debra Lee Reardon and Marion Wood will join Orr as student performers. Faculty performers include Maya Stone, bassoon; Valerie Oyen-Larsen, mezzo-soprano; Ann Glass, piano; and Dr. Jeffrey Wood, piano.

The concert is free and open to the public. For further information, telephone 7818.
—Terry Stringer