‘Melodies Reimagined’ in Fall Faculty Recital


Goeke recital cardCAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Nov. 7, 2014 – Soprano Lori Shaffer and tenor Christopher Goeke will join forces Nov. 13 with pianist Kevin Hampton in a tuneful program entitled “Melodies Reimagined” as part of the Department of Music Faculty Recital series at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus.

The program is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. in the Robert F. and Gertrude L. Shuck Music Recital Hall. Also featured will be Jacob Seyer, guitar, and familiar melodies that have been re-arranged by other famous composers and performers.  The program will include popular piano classics by Chopin, Rachmoninoff and Tchaikovsky that have been arranged for vocalists, and classical vocal originals by Puccini, Ravel and others that have been reworked into popular standards.  The program promises something for everyone.


Tickets may be purchased at the River Campus Box Office, located in the Cultural Arts Center, 518 S. Fountain St., weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., by calling (573) 651-2265, or by visiting www.RiverCampusEvents.com. Tickets also will be available at the door.