March 24, 2018

***CANCELLED***Faculty and Guest Recital: Loralee Songer, mezzo-soprano, John McMurtery, flute, and Perry Mears, piano
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: COFAC Recital Hall
Description: ***Tonight's 7:30pm Faculty and Guest Recital, featuring Loralee Songer, John McMurtery and Perry Mears, has been cancelled due to hazardous traveling conditions for the guests.

Free and open to the public

Loralee Songer, mezzo-soprano
John McMurtery, flute
Perry Mears, piano

PROGRAM

I am in Need of Music (2004) - Ben Moore (b. 1960)
- Loralee Songer, mezzo-soprano
- Perry Mears, piano

Two Remembrances (1995) - André Previn (b. 1929)
I. A Love Song
II. Lyric
- Loralee Songer, mezzo-soprano
- John McMurtery, alto flute
- Perry Mears, piano

Sonata for Flute and Piano, Op. 23 (1987) - Lowell Liebermann (b. 1961)
I. Lento con rubato
II. Presto energico
- John McMurtery, flute
- Perry Mears, piano

PAUSE

Three Irish Folksong Settings (1988) - John Corigliano (b. 1938)
I. The Salley Garden
II. The Foggy Dew
III. She Moved Thro' the Fair
- Loralee Songer, mezzo-soprano
- John McMurtery, flute

A Poem for Elliott (2007) - Ellen Taaffe Zwilich (b. 1939)
- Perry Mears, piano

The Deepest Desire (2002) - Jake Heggie (b. 1961)
Prelude: The Call
I. More is required
Ia. Love
II. I catch on fire
III. The Deepest Desire
IV. Primary Colors
- Loralee Songer, mezzo-soprano
- John McMurtery, flute
- Perry Mears, piano







Contact Information:
 Joanie Herbert
 Phone: 3092981843
 Email: JE-Herbert@wiu.edu
Source: School of Music

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