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Faculty recital to feature guitar and piano

The Linfield College Music Department will present a faculty recital featuring guitarist Pamela Goldsmith and guest pianist Rhonda Ringering Saturday, Feb. 25, at 7 p.m. in the Delkin Recital Hall in the Vivian A. Bull Music Center at Linfield.

Goldsmith, award-winning guitarist and adjunct professor of music at Linfield, will perform on classical guitar. She will play solo classical guitar works by Villa-Lobos and Lauro. Goldsmith currently teaches private and group classes at Linfield, is a guitar instructor at the St. Johns Community Center and maintains a private teaching studio. She received a bachelor’s degree in classical guitar studies from the University of Maine in Orono and a master’s in classical guitar performance from Portland State University.

Ringering and Goldsmith will perform contemporary guitar and piano works by Oregon composers Dave Deason and Jason Heald. Ringering is a solo and collaborative performer of both classical and jazz piano venues. She has appeared several times with Oregon Chamber Players and is a member of the Ringering/Wheeler piano duo with pianist Molly Wheeler, a 1997 graduate of Linfield. Ringering received her bachelor’s degree from Walla Walla University and her master’s from Boston University.

Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, call the Linfield Music Department at 503-883-2275.