Linfield senior presents composition recital

Zach Gulaboff Davis '14Linfield College senior Zach Gulaboff Davis will present a student composition recital Tuesday, Nov. 5, at 8 p.m. in the Delkin Recital Hall in the Vivian A. Bull Music Center at Linfield College.

Davis, a music major, will present a performance featuring compositions that he created during the past year. He currently studies piano with Albert Kim, assistant professor of music at Linfield, and has previously studied under Jill Timmons, Chris Engbretson and Elise Yun. He studies composition with Richard Bourassa, Linfield professor of music.

Davis has performed at the Portland International Piano Festival and the Oregon Bach Festival, and won the concerto competitions of the Salem Youth Symphony and Linfield Chamber Orchestra. As a composer, Davis’ “Sonata for Viola and Piano” won the American Federation of Music Club’s competition for chamber music and another of his compositions was featured at the 2013 Oregon Bach Festival.

Davis also teaches piano privately, has been an intern instructor for piano, music theory and chamber music courses at Linfield, plays timpani drums for the Linfield concert band and was the student intern for the Willamette Valley Symphony. He will pursue a graduate degree in composition after earning his Linfield degree.

The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2275.