Department of Music presents faculty recital
The Ohio Northern University Department of Music presents a faculty recital featuring Summer Aebker, soprano, in the Snyder Recital Hall in Presser Hall on Saturday, Nov. 14, at 6 p.m. This event is free and open to the public.
Aebker will present an evening of art song by performing selections from Mozart, Beethoven, Debussy, Ives, Duke and Rorem.
Aebker is a lecturer of music at ONU, where she has performed in various faculty recitals, and maintains a private teaching studio in her hometown of Lima, Ohio. She currently is pursuing her Doctor of Musical Arts in voice performance from the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, where she is an associate instructor and a student of Costanza Cuccaro. She earned her Master of Music in voice performance from Bowling Green State University, where she performed the roles of Iöle in “Hercules” and Phyllis in “Iolanthe” and was a guest artist for the Bowling Green Philharmonia and the Wolfe Center’s gala opening. Her Bachelor of Music is from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music.
She also performed the roles of Sandman in Ohio Project Columbus’ production of “Too Many Sopranos” and the Wedding Planner in OperaWorks’ improvisational production “Zombie-Apoco-lips” in California. She is a first-place winner of the NATS Great Lakes Regional, second-place winner of the Dr. Marjorie Conrad Art Song Competition, a finalist in the Nicholas Loren Vocal Competition and the Bowling Green Concerto Competition, and a third-place winner of the Indianapolis Matinee Musicale Collegiate Scholarship Competition.