February 11, 2003
Katie E. Wagner, a music education major at Maryville College, will give her senior vocal recital at 7 p.m., Feb. 15 in the College’s Fine Arts Center Music Hall.
Wagner, a mezzo-soprano, will perform selections from Handel, Bach, Purcell, Mendelssohn and Faure. The program also includes selections from R. Rodgers’ “South Pacific.”
Danny Brian of the University of Tennessee Music Department will accompany Wagner on piano. Maryville College Concert Choir members Amanda Bacon, Allyson Finck, Jesse Neace and Sarah Stutzman will provide vocal accompaniment for select songs.
The performance is free and open to the public.
Wagner, the daughter of Benny and Betty Wagner of Maryville, graduated from Maryville High School in 1999. She is president of the Maryville College Concert Choir as well as a member of the choir’s small choral ensemble “Off Kilter.” As a member of the Maryville College Community Concert Band, she will be an assistant conductor this upcoming season.
She has studied with Trent Gilmore, Anne Taddie, Emily Ann Bullock and Burt Rosevear.
For more information, contact the College’s Fine Arts Center at 865.981.8150.
Maryville College is ideally situated in Maryville, Tenn., between the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Knoxville, the state‘s third largest city. Founded in 1819, it is the 12th oldest institution of higher learning in the South and maintains an affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (USA). Known for its academic rigor and its focus on the liberal arts, Maryville is where students come to stretch their minds, stretch themselves and learn how to make a difference in the world. Total enrollment for the fall 2013 semester was 1,168.