January 23, 2018
College of the Ozarks to host violinist Andréa Boecker today, Jan. 23
POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — The College of the Ozarks will host guest violinist Andréa Boecker today, Jan. 23, at 7:30 p.m. in the Newman Recital Hall in the Gittinger Music Building on campus. Boecker will be joined by pianist Dr. Clara Christian, C of O associate professor of music.
The concert is free and open to the public.
Boecker is originally from Québec where she earned the highest distinction in violin performance and chamber music from the Conservatoire de Musique du Québec à Montréal. She then received her Master of Music in violin performance at the Peabody Conservatory of Johns Hopkin University. Boecker’s musical talent has allowed her to perform across the globe, from the United States to countries in Europe. Boecker currently plays with the Baltimore Chamber Orchestra and is the director of the Young People’s String Program at Johns Hopkins University.
The recital consists of selected works by composers from Northern Europe, including Prokefiev, Grieg, and others.
For additional information, contact Public Relations Director Valorie Coleman at (417) 690-2212.
About College of the Ozarks
College of the Ozarks is a private, Christian, liberal arts college, located in Point Lookout, Missouri, on a 1,000-acre campus. Christian values, hard work, and financial responsibility comprise the fundamental building blocks of the “Hard Work U.” experience. The College earns numerous accolades yearly, including No. 1 Best Value Regional College in the Midwest and No. 1 Most Innovative School in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report for 2018. To achieve its vision, the College pursues academic, vocational, Christian, patriotic, and cultural goals. These goals are mirrored in School of the Ozarks, a laboratory school that completes the K-college model.
The Keeter Center — the College’s award-winning lodge, restaurant, and conference facility — was ranked a Top Small Hotel in the U.S. by TripAdvisor for 2017. It features historic lodging, fine dining, and meeting rooms. With more than 350 student workers, it is the largest work station on campus. Follow College of the Ozarks at www.facebook.com/collegeoftheozarks or on Twitter @CofOHardWorkU.
01.23.2018 – Juliet Thompson