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Ten Evangel adjunct music faculty to perform special recital

Published on Feb 21, 2017 by Mallory Johnson

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A group of ten Evangel University adjunct music professors will perform a special recital on Thursday, Feb. 23, at 7:30 p.m. in the Barnett Recital Hall.

The concert is free and open to the public.

“Several of these stellar musicians will be joining together to perform as small ensembles,” said Tom Matrone, chair of the Department of Music. “This special evening will open with two 2-piano pieces and will feature a variety of performance areas, such as voice, French horn, trumpet, cello and guitar.”

The professors performing are Jennifer Forni, voice; Jane Harris, piano; Angela Holland, voice; Eric Jackson, horn; Linda Ligate, piano; Mike McAdoo, guitar; Matt Pierce, cello; Sheryl Slater, clarinet; Susan Smith, voice; and Tim Wootton, trumpet.

The recital hall is located in the Barnett Fine Arts Center, which is just south of the Robert H. Spence Chapel, facing Glenstone Ave.


The Green Bough,” by Joan Trimble

Restoration,” by Vickie Collinsworth

Performed by Jane Harris and Linda Ligate, piano

Voi lo sapete,” by Petro Mascagni

Performed by Angela Holland, soprano, and Darlene Matrone, piano

Sonata, “Saint Mark,” by Tomasco Albinoni

Performed by Tim Wootton, trumpet, and Carla Wootton, piano

Der Hirt auf dem Felsen, D 965,” by Franz Shubert

Performed by Susan Smith, voice; Sheryl Slater, clarinet; and Linda Ligate, piano


Three Hymn Tune Settings,” by Paul Basler

Performed by Eric Jackson, horn, and Linda Ligate, piano

The Girl from Ipanema,” by Antonio Carlos Jobim

Performed by Michael McAdoo, guitar

Pace pace, mio Dio,” by Giuseppe Verdi

Performed by Jennifer Forni, soprano, and Jonathan Raney, piano


The Evangel University Department of Music offers degrees in music education, music performance, music business, recording technology and worship leadership. Evangel is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music and the Missouri Association of Departments & Schools of Music.

For more information, contact the Evangel University Music Department at (417) 865-2811, ext. 7212.