Linfield senior to present composition recital

Joseph Komarek '14Linfield College senior Joe Komarek will present a senior recital Saturday, April 26, at 7 p.m. in the Delkin Recital Hall in the Vivian A. Bull Music Center at Linfield.

Komarek, a music major focusing on music composition, will display original instrumental and choral works written by him during his recital.

Komarek began producing original electronic music at age 14 and developed a love for classical music soon afterwards. He studies music composition at Linfield under Richard Bourassa and Jon Newton. Komarek has been involved with the Oregon Bach Festival Composer’s Symposium and Tallis Scholars Summer School. In 2012, Komarek became a member of the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers. After graduation, Komarek plans to further his composition studies, as well as start an independent music publishing service.

This recital is free and open to the public. It is sponsored by the Linfield College Department of Music. For more information, call 503-883-2275 or visit