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Concert Series



Join us for an evening of music in the Museum's beautiful Grand Gallery. The Museum is open every Sunday from 3:00 to 6:00 pm, with the free Concert Series beginning at 4:30 pm on select Sundays every month. The Museum hosts these free performances through the City of Springville.
 
Sunday, November 16th        4:30 – 5:30pm

Rex Kocherhans and Melissa Heath 
Accompanied by Jill Winters


Baritone Rex Kocherhans has been a featured soloist with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Salt Lake Choral Artists, Utah Baroque Ensemble, and BYU Singers. Rex is a founding member of the nationally renowned quartet Reprise, which won the Gold Medal at the international collegiate barbershop competition and has shared the stage with the King’s Singers. He's performed in Europe, West Africa, Australia, New Zealand, and the Middle East with the BYU Singers, including concerts at the Sydney Opera House and Carnegie Hall. Rex is founder and Artistic Director of Consortium and Deseret Chamber Singers, chamber ensembles based in Salt Lake City. His voice can be heard on numerous commercial recording projects. 

Soprano Melissa Heath enjoys a varied career of opera, concert and recital work. Hailed as a “soaring, sparkling soprano” with “vivacious stage presence”, Ms. Heath has been a state finalist and district winner in the Metropolitan Opera’s National Council Auditions. In 2012 and 2014, she was a regional finalist in the National Association of Teachers of Singing’s biennial art song competition. Ms. Heath received her Bachelor’s degree in voice from Brigham Young University and sang for four years with BYU Singers. She holds an MM and a DMA in voice from the University of Utah. She currently teaches at Utah Valley University.

Jill Winters has a master’s degree in piano performance and pedagogy from BYU and maintains a small private piano studio in Lindon. Jill also has a master’s degree in choral conducting and conducts Cantus, a select women’s choir. 

The annual Utah Valley Hand Bell Ringers Christmas concerts will be held Sunday, December 14th. Admission is by ticket only. Tickets are free of charge and can be obtained at the Springville Museum of Art during business hours after Thanksgiving weekend.

The Sunday Concert Series is sponsored by the Springville Arts Commission
 
November 23, 2014
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