Bechtell, a baritone, will perform four sets of music that include pieces from the Baroque, Romantic and 20th-century periods, as well as songs in French and German. He will be accompanied by Debra Huddleston, adjunct professor of music and staff accompanist, on piano.
At Linfield, Bechtell has been active in the Linfield Concert Choir, Jazz Choir and the Linfield Opera Theatre. He is also a member of Fellowship of Christian Athletes and the Tennis Club, and studied abroad in Vienna, Austria, last fall. After graduation, Bechtell plans to move to Portland to pursue a career in music performance. A reception will follow in Jonasson Hall, lower level of Melrose Hall. For more information, call the Linfield Music Department at 503-883-2275.