River Campus Hosts Faculty Percussion Recital Feb. 8

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Jan. 25, 2011 — The Southeast Missouri State University Department of Music will present a faculty recital by percussionist Shane Mizicko, with guest percussionists Chris Crawford, Jay Contrino,and Eric Scherer and guest violinist Brandon Christensen, Feb. 8 at Southeast’s River Campus.

The concert is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. in the Robert F. and Gertrude L. Shuck Music Recital Hall. Cost for general admission is $8, faculty and staff $7, and $3 for southeast students.

The concert will include more than 20 instruments from the percussion family with a variety of pieces ranging from very upbeat and exciting to subdued and relaxing works. The concert will feature Department of Music faculty members Shane Mizicko and Christensen. Other musical guests will include Chris Crawford and Jay Contrino, local professional percussionists, and Eric Scherer, a senior in Southeast’s Department of Music. 

Tickets

Tickets may be purchased at the River Campus Box Office, located in the Cultural Arts Center, 518 S. Fountain St., weekdays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., or by calling (573) 651-2265. Tickets also may be purchased at any MetroTix outlet, online at MetroTix.com, keyword “percussion” or by calling toll-free: (800) 293-5949.