Tarleton vocal students present iconic opera scenes in ‘Mostly Mozart’

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Monday, October 29, 2018

STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Tarleton State University vocal music students present “Mostly Mozart,” selected scenes from the composer’s most famous operatic works, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, at the Clyde H. Wells Fine Arts Center Theater on the Stephenville campus.

Mozart is credited with composing 22 musical dramas in a variety of genres, including “The Obligation of the First and Foremost Commandment,” written when he was just 11 years old, “The Marriage of Figaro” and his final opera, “The Magic Flute.”

Student performances will be accompanied by Iwao Asakura, associate professor of vocal music.

Admission is free.

Tarleton, founding member of The Texas A&M University System, provides a student-focused, value-driven education marked by academic innovation and a dedication to transform today’s scholars into tomorrow’s leaders. It offers degree programs to more than 13,000 students at Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian, RELLIS Academic Alliance in Bryan, and online, emphasizing real-world learning experiences that address societal needs while maintaining its core values of tradition, integrity, civility, excellence, leadership and service.

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A founding member of The Texas A&M University System, Tarleton is breaking records — in enrollment, research, scholarship, athletics, philanthropy and engagement — while transforming the lives of more than 15,000 students in Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian, A&M RELLIS at Bryan and online. True to Tarleton’s values of excellence, integrity, and respect, academic programs emphasize real world learning and address regional, state and national needs.