Raritan Valley Community College’s (RVCC) Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) Department will present a Music Faculty Recital, Friday, February 27, at 8 p.m., in the Welpe Theatre at the College’s Branchburg Campus. The program will be coordinated by Tony Strong, Associate Professor and Music Coordinator for the VAPA Department.
Participating music faculty will include Larry Barbee, guitar (Lebanon); Michael Eckhart, guitar (Hillsborough); Steve Hudson, piano (New York City); John Loehrke, bass (New York City); John Sichel, piano (Mountainside); and Tony Strong, piano (Long Valley). Special Guest Artists include Michelle Brazier, violin (Bound Brook) and Tomoko Harada, piano (Warren).
The program will include solo, accompanied and ensemble pieces, spanning a wonderful variety of musical styles and traditions. Original compositions and arrangements also will be featured.
For advance ticket reservations, contact the RVCC Theatre Box Office at 908-725-3420. General admission tickets cost $12 each, $8 for students and seniors. For additional information, call the VAPA office at 908-218-8876 or Tony Strong at 908-526-1200, ext. 8394.
Raritan Valley Community College’s main campus is located at 118 Lamington Road in Branchburg, NJ. Serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for close to 50 years, RVCC is an educational and cultural center that is nationally recognized for its innovative programming, service to the community and environmental leadership. The College offers more than 90 associate degrees and certificates, as well as career training, professional development and personal enrichment courses. The College also has a performing arts center and planetarium.
RVCC is committed to offering a quality and affordable education through effective teaching, liaisons with the community’s businesses and state-of-the-art technology. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu.