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Guest artist recital to feature bassoonist, flutist from Angelo State
Guest Recital Dr. Jeff Womack (left) and Dr. Constance Kelley (right) will perform Thursday, Nov. 3 at the Clyde H. Wells Fine Arts Auditorium as part of a guest artist recital presented by Tarleton's Department of Fine Arts. Also performing will be Dr. Leslie Spotz, pianist and associate professor of piano at Tarleton.

Tarleton State University

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, October 24, 2011

STEPHENVILLE, Texas— Bassoonist Jeff Womack will be the featured guest artist at a recital sponsored by Tarleton’s Department of Fine Arts on Thursday, Nov. 3, at the Clyde H. Wells Fine Arts Auditorium.

Joining Dr. Womack will be Dr. Leslie Spotz, pianist and associate professor of piano at Tarleton, and Dr. Constance Kelley, flutist and assistant professor of music at Angelo State University. The event is free and open to the public.

Featured works from the established bassoon repertoire will include “Interférences I” by Roger Boutry, “Bacchanale” by Mathieu Lussier, “Concert Piece” by Burrill Phillips and “Sonata Op. 9” by Gustav Schreck.

Womack is assistant professor of music at Angelo State specializing in double reeds and music history. Prior to ASU, he was the director of woodwind studies at Dickinson State University in Dickinson, N. D., where he also taught music history and music theory. Additionally, he has served on the faculty at Northern Arizona University. Womack maintains an active performance schedule as bassoonist in The Mesquite Trio, principal bassoon of the San Angelo Symphony, where he has been called upon to play principal oboe as well, and substitute bassoon with the San Antonio Symphony.

Kelley serves as assistant director of bands at Angelo State. Her primary duties include teaching the flute studio and directing the basketball pep band and symphonic band. She is also founder and director of the Concho Valley Community Flute Choir, a member of The Mesquite Trio, and a member of the 36th Infantry Division Band, Texas National Guard, based in Austin. Kelley has been a featured soloist with the Angelo State University Wind Ensemble, the San Angelo Community Band, the 312th Army Band and the 62nd Army Band.

For more information about this and other upcoming performances at the Clyde H. Wells Fine Arts Center, visit www.tarleton.edu/finearts/.

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Tarleton State University
A member of The Texas A&M University System

Contact: Kurt Mogonye
254-968-9460
mogonye@tarleton.edu

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Guest Recital

Dr. Jeff Womack (left) and Dr. Constance Kelley (right) will perform Thursday, Nov. 3 at the Clyde H. Wells Fine Arts Auditorium as part of a guest artist recital presented by Tarleton's Department of Fine Arts. Also performing will be Dr. Leslie Spotz, pianist and associate professor of piano at Tarleton.