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Bicentennial Recital
Bicentennial Recital
Gjergji Gaqi ’07, piano; Dori Smith ’08, soprano
October 20, 7:30 p.m.

Two outstanding music majors return for a joint recital during the Colby’s bicentennial year. Gjergji Gaqi ’07, fresh from completing his doctoral degree in piano performance at the University of Michigan, and Dori Smith ’08, a doctoral candidate in voice at the University of Arizona, present a richly varied program of piano and vocal music from the 19th and 20th centuries. Featured works include Fantasies, op. 116, by Brahms; Schubert’s Impromptu, op. 142, no. 2; Desperate Measures by American composer Robert Muczynski; and vocal music from Liszt, Mozart, Lori Laitman, and Ernest Chausson.