Learning in Retirement: Preview of Musical Events in Southern Illinois
April 17 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
J . Thomas Kidd and Edward Benyas, the speakers at this month’s Southern Illinois Learning in Retirement meting, will provide an overview of upcoming musical performances in Southern Illinois. Mr. Kidd, who chairs the Department of Theater at SIU Carbondale, will preview this summer’s performances at McLeod Summer Playhouse. Mr. Benyas , Professor of Oboe at SIUC, is the Music Director of the Southern Illinois Symphony and of the Southern Illinois Music Festival. He will preview the Symphony’s April 25 performance of Verdi’s “Requiem” and the 15th annual Music Festival’s May 24 -June 9 events.
The meeting, free and open to the public, will begin with a coffee and social hour at 9:30 a.m.