Ryan Gage, tenor, in Senior Recital

The SNU School of Music presents Ryan Gage, tenor, in Senior Recital on Thursday, February 27 at 7:30 p.m. in Cantrell Hall.

Gage’s research recital features pieces by African-American composers, including an African chant, three plantation songs, two songs by Moses Hogan, “Don’t Get Around Much Anymore” by Duke Ellington, “Three Dream Portraits” by Bonds, “I1 Giovane Guerriero” by Burleigh, “Love Let the Wind Cry…How I Adore Thee” by Moore, “Wrong is Never Right” by Scott Joplin, concluding with a tribute to William Grant Still.

Ryan Gage is a senior vocal and instrumental music education major from Midwest City, OK. Gage sings tenor and plays the clarinet. He studies voice under Professor Cherrie Hampton.

During his time at SNU, Gage has participated in a number of musical groups, including University Singers, “Witness,” Symphonic Band, SNU Metropolitan Orchestra, and Handbell Choir. In addition, Gage has performed in several major SNU productions, including “Fiddler on the Roof,” “Oliver,” “Bye Bye Birdie,” “The Tenderland,” “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” and “Little Women.”

For more information, contact the SNU School of Music at 405.491.6345 or e-mail rspear@snu.edu.