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Faculty Artist Series: Jill Phillips, Voice

  • Date: Friday, February 26, 2016
  • Time: 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Location: Noble Recital Hall, Jenson-Noble Hall of Music

Jill Phillips, Alumni Guest Lecturer in Music, will be presenting a faculty recital on February 26th at 7:30 pm in the Nobel Recital Hall of the Jenson-Noble Hall of Music on the Luther College campus.

This performance will be free and open to the public.

Dr. Jessica Paul and Dr. Karen Kanakis will join Prof. Phillips in singing a duet from Bellini's Norma. Other recital selections include "Addio, o miei sospiri, " from Gluck's Orfeo ed Euridice; Debussy's Proses Lyriques; Opus 57, a compilation of eight pieces by Brahms; and three Irving Berlin songs.

Prof. Phillips earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa, and her master of music degree from the University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music.  While at CCM, Prof. Phillips sang the roles of Marcellina in Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro, the Old Prioress in Poulenc’s Dialogues of the Carmelites, and Baba the Turk in Stravinsky’s The Rake’s Progress.  In addition, she participated in the Opera Fusion: New Works project with CCM and Cincinnati Opera.

Jill has been an Apprentice Artist with the Des Moines Metro Opera and made her mainstage debut at DMMO in 2013 as the Zweite Mägd in the company's production of Elektra. She has sung with Kentucky Opera, NANOWorks Opera, Cincinnati Chamber Opera, and Dayton Opera. In addition, Jill has been a Studio Artist with the Wolf Trap Opera. 

Jill Phillips 2015 

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