Guest Artist Joseph Wiggett, baritone and BYU-Idaho Department of Music faculty member Stephen Thomas, piano, perform in a recital. This program will feature songs by Duparc, Mahler, Strauss, Vellones, Musto, Bolcom, and Ives. Joseph Wiggett is the former Director of the School of Fine and Performing Arts, Musical Director of Opera Workshop and currently a Professor of Voice at California State University, Stanislaus where he maintains an extremely active Applied Voice studio in addition to his teaching duties in Vocal Pedagogy, Lyric Diction, and Vocal Literature. Dr. Thomas joined the faculty at BYU-Idaho in 2011 after teaching for 15 years at California State University, Stanislaus where he served as Chair of the Department of Music and as Acting Dean of the College of the Arts. Admission is free and event
dress is appropriate.