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Vincennes University Department of Music presenting Faculty Piano Recital Sept. 10

September 4, 2019 / Vincennes University Department of Music presenting Faculty Piano Recital Sept. 10

VINCENNES, Ind. – The Vincennes University Department of Music is presenting a Faculty Recital featuring pianist Sean Cavanaugh, VU Adjunct Professor of Music, on Sept. 10 at 7 p.m. EDT in the Red Skelton Performing Arts Center Theatre.

Cavanaugh will perform Bach’s Partita No. 1 in B-flat Major, Liszt’s Bénédiction de Dieu dans la solitude, and Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition.

Admission is free and the public is invited. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Cavanaugh is currently completing a Doctor of Music degree in piano performance at the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University where he studied with Karen Shaw. He performs frequently as a soloist and chamber musician. He teaches piano at VU and serves as a staff accompanist at DePauw University in Greencastle.

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VU is state-supported with campuses in Vincennes and Jasper, the Aviation Technology Center and American Sign Language program in Indianapolis, Early College Career and Technical Education Centers, and additional sites such as the Gene Haas Training and Education Center in Lebanon, the Logistics Training and Education Center in Plainfield, and the Gibson County Center for Advanced Manufacturing and Logistics in Fort Branch. A leader in developing Early Colleges statewide, VU also offers instruction at military sites throughout the nation.

In addition to offering a wide range of associate degree and certificate programs, VU also offers bachelor’s degree programs in technology, homeland security, nursing, secondary education programs in mathematics and science, and special education/elementary education.

VU enrolls students from throughout Indiana, 35 other states, and 17 countries. Tuition and fees are the lowest among Indiana campuses with residence halls. VU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

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