February 17, 2017

SVSU senior soprano to perform with pianist in concert

Saginaw Valley State University will present a senior recital performance featuring student soprano Heather Seaton, who will be joined in concert by pianist Jason Maurer.


The recital, scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 28, at 7:30 p.m. in the Rhea Miller Recital Hall, is free and open to the public.


The performance includes selections from the 17th century to present, featuring artists such as English composer Ralph Vaughan Williams, German composer Johannes Brahms, and modern American composer Ben Moore.


Seaton, a music education major, is a member of both the SVSU Concert Choir and Cardinal Singers. Seaton also is a choral scholar at St. John’s Episcopal Church, participates in the Saginaw Choral Society, and co-directs the youth choir at Major Chords for Minors.


Maurer, a staff accompanist at SVSU, joins vocal music majors for their studio lessons, recitals and juries. He serves as an organist and pianist at St. Matthew's Episcopal Church in Saginaw and Christ Lutheran Church in Reese.


For more information about the concert, please contact the SVSU Department of Music at music@svsu.edu or (989) 964-4159.