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October 20, 2010
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Huntingdon College
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Kevin Manderville Presents Guitar Recital at Huntingdon

Montgomery, Ala.—Huntingdon College adjunct music professor Kevin Manderville will present a guitar recital Monday, October 25, at 7:00 p.m. in Smith Music Building, Delchamps Recital Hall.  The concert, part of the College's Faculty Recital Series, is free and open to the public and will include works by David Kellner, Fernando Sor, Phillip Houghton, Joaquin Turina, Leo Brouwer, Dilermando Reis, and Jose Luis Merlin.

Manderville is active as a solo recitalist, chamber musician, and member of the Tantalus Quartet, appearing in major cities and festivals throughout North America and Europe. He has won top prizes in several international competitions, including first prize at the Concours International de Guitare de Lachine and second prize at the Rantucci International Guitar Competition.

He holds degrees from Stetson University, where he studied with Stephen Robinson; and from Florida State University, where he completed the Doctor of Music degree under the tutelage of Bruce Holzman. In addition, he has studied in master classes with some of today’s most prominent guitarists, including Sergio and Odair Assad, Manuel Barrueco, Eliot Fisk, Roland Dyens, and Oscar Ghiglia.

Huntingdon College, grounded in the Judeo-Christian tradition of the United Methodist Church, is committed to nurturing growth in faith, wisdom, and service and to graduating individuals prepared to succeed in a rapidly changing world. Founded in 1854, Huntingdon is a coeducational liberal arts college. The Department of Music offers majors in music performance and music education with P–12 certification. A concentration in worship leadership is also available. Huntingdon's Faculty Recital Series, Harald Rohlig Organ Recital Series, and Elizabeth Belcher Cheek Concert Series are among the music events listed on the Huntingdon Web site,, under Cultural and Community Events.


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