January 18, 2013
Opera divas Indra
Thomas (right) and Melissa
Parks perform arias and songs in a dramatic performance on January 26, 2013.
In addition to a tribute to Johannes Brahms, they will present an Americana folk
song suite and spirituals. Thomas, a soprano, and Parks, a mezzo-soprano, have
performed with the Seattle Opera as well as in opera houses and recitals around
“Thomas and Parks go beyond the opera world with an exciting
mix of classical, folk, and spirituals,” said Dr.Quinton
Morris, professor of music.
January 26 program begins at 7:30 p.m. in Pigott Auditorium. Tickets, available
at the door, are $5 for students; $8 faculty/staff; and $25 general admission.
This guest artist program is supported by funding from the Pigott Family
Endowment for the Arts.
The College of Arts and Sciences, the
largest college in Seattle University, offers 42 undergraduate
majors, 37 minors, and 7 advanced degrees, including a B.M. in String Performance and an MFA
in Arts Leadership.
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