Sacred Heart to hold recital
Published 7:45 pm, Thursday, October 27, 2011
Sacred Heart University's "Music Faculty Recital Series" will feature Olivier Messiaen's 20th century masterpiece "Quartet for the End of Time" at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 6, at the school's Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts, 5151 Park Ave.
The quartet, a spiritually and musically complex piece, was inspired by the Book of Revelation, and was composed while Messiaen was held in a German prisoner-of-war camp during World War II, according to the university.
Stanley earned a doctor of musical arts degree in clarinet performance at the University of Michigan, a master of music degree at Yale University, and a bachelor of music degree from the Oberlin Conservatory of Music.
Tickets cost $10 for the general public, $5 for students.