Fine and Performing Arts Music ConcertEvent Details: 7:30 p.m., February 25, St. Francis Xavier College Church, 3628 Lindell Blvd, St. Louis, MO, 63108-3394
Department of fine and performing arts - music faculty member, Jeral B. Becker, Ph.D., will present a concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 25, at St. Francis Xavier College Church.
The concert is free and open to the public.
Becker will be assisted by Marguerite Corey, piano, and Wanda Becker, violin.
The concert will feature songs rarely heard by Maude Valery White and Arthur Somervell, both turn of the century composers from England.
Also, a newly composed set of songs by Max von Schlehenried (SLU 2010 graduate) for tenor, violin and piano will be premiered.
These two songs, "Saint Judas" and "A Blessing" are set to poems by the American poet, James Wright (1927-1980).