Faculty Recital – Arkansas State University – 9/24/13

Eight music faculty members at Arkansas State University performed the world premiere of a new composition by Don Bowyer in a faculty recital in Riceland Hall in the Fowler Center on the Arkansas State University campus on Tuesday, September 24, 2013. Other faculty from the ASU Department of Music also performed.

Just a Closer Walk with Thee — Theme and Variations was composed by Bowyer in memory of his father, who passed away on September 25, 2012. Musicians performing were Tim Oliver, conductor; Joe Bonner, flute; Dan Ross, oboe; Ken Hatch, clarinet; Dale Clark, bassoon; Don Bowyer, trombone; Ed Owen, tuba; and Guy Harrison, violin.

More information about the piece is available here.