School of the Arts to Present Faculty Gala Sept. 11
Posted by Sean Flynt on 2012-09-05
Samford's School of the Arts will present its annual Faculty Gala events Tuesday, Sept. 11, sponsored by Patty McDonald.
A 5-7 p.m. reception for faculty artist Richard Dendy in Samford’s Art Gallery will highlight “Being Here: Modern Paintings in Post Modern Times, ” an ongoing exhibit of Dendy’s oil and gouache paintings.
The musical portion of the Gala will begin at 7:30 p.m. in Brock Recital Hall. This year’s selection of faculty performances will include work for instrument and voice ranging from the 18th through 21st centuries, from the sacred to the secular, and from classical to Broadway.
A public reception will follow the Brock Recital Hall event.
All Faculty Gala events are free-of-charge and open to the public.
Samford University School of the Arts
ABOUT SAMFORD UNIVERSITY -- Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 3rd among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,509 students from 45 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other countries in its 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy, and public health. Samford also fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.