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Guest from Netherlands to perform second concert in summer carillon recital series

Alfred University’s (AU) Wingate Memorial Summer Carillon Recital Series continues Tuesday, July 14 at 7 p.m. with guest Roy Kroezen, carillonneur in three cities in the Netherlands who also teaches carillon at the Zwolle Conservatory of Music.

His Alfred program will include works by Scriabin, von Weber, Glinka, and Lannoy, as well as a medley of five Frank Sinatra tunes and a carillon arrangement of “Rhapsody in Blue” by Gershwin.

MostArts Festival opens 'pop-up shop' selling tickets for event activities, local artists' works

A “pop-up shop” is now open in the village of Alfred. All are invited to visit the little Terra Cotta Office building across from the Post Office on Main Street, where visitors will find Alfred University’s (AU) MostArts Festival Shop open daily through Saturday, July 11 from 2-6 p.m.

MostArts opening concert to feature 2014 pianist competition winner Miyashita

Mayuki Miyashita, Grand Prize winner in the 2014 Young Pianist Competition at Alfred University’s (AU) inaugural MostArts Festival, returns to the Miller Theater stage for the event’s 2015 opening concert, Sunday, July 5, at 7:30 p.m.

Miyashita, a ninth-grader from Maryville, TN, will perform with the MostArts Festival Orchestra – a small, Mozart-sized ensemble - with Dr. Lisa Lantz, the guiding force behind the festival, conducting. A gala reception will follow the program ($$ see below).

National panel reaccredits teacher education programs

The Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) has granted Alfred University’s (AU) teacher education programs reaccreditation for a two-year period.

The determination was made by the Commission of the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) and was granted without citing any areas for improvement or making any stipulations.

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June 30, 2015
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