News Release

Evangel senior Shelby Weir to perform voice recital on Friday, March 14

March 12, 2014 | Michaela Smith

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Evangel University music major Shelby Weir will perform her senior voice recital on Friday, March 14, at 7:30 p.m. in the Barnett Recital Hall. The public is invited to attend, and there is no cost for admission.

Carol Wilson, a Springfield pianist, will accompany Weir. She will also be accompanied on the flute by Emily Engebretson and on the cello by for The Soft Complaining Flute.


The Soft Complaining Flute, by George Handel

Er ist’s, by Hugo Wolf

Apres un Reve, by Gabriel Faure

Vedrai, Carino, by Wolfgang Mozart

The Hours Creep on Apace, by Sir Arthur Sullivan

The Crucifixion, by Samuel Barber

Give Me Jesus, arranged by Mark Hayes


Cornerstone, by Hillsong

Give Me Faith, by Elevation Worship

Be Thou My Vision, arranged by Brad Bichsel and Ben Gowell

“Ever since I became a music major, I felt a sense of belonging and peace in the music department,” said Weir, who is specializing in church music. “This has only confirmed my decision that I am pursuing the right major for me.”

After graduation, Weir plans to become a music pastor.

Weir is the daughter of William and Lisa Weir of Nixa, Mo.

For more information, contact Lynne Hall at (417) 865-2811, ext. 7212, or by email at

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