Wisconsin Lutheran College presents music and art events featuring alumni
February 6, 2006
MILWAUKEE - Wisconsin Lutheran College presents two alumni events - the alumni art exhibition and the Faculty and Friends chamber music recital Saturday, February 25. The alumni exhibition "The Remembering Process" runs through March 30 and begins with an opening reception at 6 p.m. February 25 in the Schlueter Art Gallery. The Wisconsin Lutheran Faculty and Friends chamber music recital follows the opening reception at 8 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Both events are free and open to the public.
"The Remembering Process," a juried exhibit celebrating the 10-year anniversary of the Center for Arts and Performance, features a variety of works by Wisconsin Lutheran College alumni.
The Wisconsin Lutheran Faculty and Friends chamber music recital features WLC alumni Ira DeBoer, guitar, Kelly Bakken, flute, Angela Schmill, clarinet, and David Vasold, violin. They are joined by WLC faculty members Cindy Solfest-Wallis, flute, William Braun, harpsichord, and Juanita Becker, harpsichord and flute.
This recital marks the first public performance of the college's newly donated harpsichord, a copy of the Stehlin harpsichord housed at the Smithsonian Institute. The instrument was completed by builder Theodore Robertson in 2005.
The Schwan Concert Hall and the Schlueter Art Gallery are located in Wisconsin Lutheran's Center for Arts and Performance, 8815 W. Wisconsin Ave. For more information please call (414) 443-8802.
Since 1996, the Wisconsin Lutheran College Center for Arts and Performance has been providing a comprehensive program of performing and visual arts and educational and community events for students and the people of southeastern Wisconsin.