Karen Kanakis, hailed for her fine vocal technique and dramatic flair, will present a faculty artist series voice recital Sept. 12. The program features music sung entirely in Italian by various composers including Franz Liszt, Giuseppe Verdi, Paolo Tosti, Gioachino Rossini and Reynaldo Hahn.
The Murasaki Duo, featuring husband-and-wife team Miko Kominami and Eric Kutz, members of the Luther College faculty, will present a piano-cello recital titled "A French Affair" at 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 14, in the Noble Recital Hall of the Jenson-Noble Music Hall on Luther campus.
"Where's your Pendulum?" Luther College's 2014 Opening Convocation Lecture, will be held Thursday, Sept. 4. Convocation also includes the installation of Maryna Bazylevych, Luther assistant professor of anthropology and women and gender studies, as the Nena Amundson Distinguished Professor.