“Food, Fun and Frivolity!” is the theme for the Jeffrey Jones’ voice students’ annual recital at Coastal Carolina University on Monday, Feb. 10, at 7:30 p.m. in the Edwards Recital Hall. Jones is an associate professor of music at CCU. The public is invited to this free event, and tickets are not required.
The imagery of food and drink is prevalent throughout poetry and music and across many genres. Featured songs in the recital include “Vanilla Ice Cream” from the show “She Loves Me,” “I Can Cook, Too” from “On the Town,” and “Honey Bun” from “South Pacific.” The recital will close with the “Brindisi (Drinking Song)” from Verdi's opera “La Traviata.”
The performers include CCU students Brianne Campbell, Margaret Casella, Krista Gierlach, Giuseppe Maglione, Garrett McCann, Valerie McDougal, Ariel Minardi, Riley Phoenix, Naomi Schulman, Peter Seifarth, Carmen Williams and Caitlin Yarosz. Faculty pianists are Daniel Francis, Ann Miles and Rebecca Rollins.
The Edwards Recital Hall is in room 152 of the Thomas W. and Robin W. Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts at 133 Chanticleer Drive W. on the CCU campus. Parking is available beside Edwards College or at Brittain Hall adjacent to Edwards.
For additional information contact the Wheelwright Box Office Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 843-349-ARTS (2787).