McKibben to present piano recital

Mississippi College announces the junior piano recital for Mary
Catherine McKibben.

She is the daughter of Phillip and Daphne McKibben of Cumberland.
This recital is a partial requirement for a bachelor of music degree
in piano performance.

McKibben will play pieces by Franz Liszt, J.S. Bach and Ludwig van
Beethoven among others.

She is studying with Dr. Angela Willoughby. McKibben is on the
President’s and Dean’s list, and is the recipient of the Mary Nelson
piano award.

She also was selected to play in the 2012 Honors Recital with members
of the Mississippi Symphony Orchestra. This year she was awarded the
Theodore Presser award, which is given to a rising senior who shows
exceptional promise in the field of music.

McKibben’s recital will be at 3 p.m. April 17 in the Aven Fine Arts
building on the campus of Mississippi College. The recital is free
and open to the public.