Faculty recital to feature pianist

The Linfield College Music Department will present a faculty recital featuring pianist Chris Engbretson Saturday, Oct. 27, at 3 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield.

Engbretson, visiting assistant professor of music at Linfield, will perform works by Antonio Soler, Franz Joseph Hayden, Franz Liszt and Lowell Liebermann. He holds a bachelor of arts degree in music with a piano performance concentration from Linfield and a master of music degree in choral conducting from Northern Arizona University. Over the past decade, Engbretson has worked extensively as a pianist, chorister, vocal coach and conductor both locally and abroad. Most recently, he appeared at “Musique á Beaumont,” a summer institute for two pianos in the Loire Valley, France.

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