The "Futures in Music" lecture series welcomes Seattle Symphony Principal Horn Jeff Fair and Conductor and Vocal Coach Dean Williamson on Thursday, February 27, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. at First Free Methodist Church, adjacent to campus. They will talk about performance skills and successful auditioning. This event is free and wheelchair accessible.
Fair has been The Charles Simonyi Principal Horn of the Seattle Symphony since February 2013 and a member of the orchestra since 2003. He is on the faculty at the University of Washington and is responsible for the instruction of all horn students.
Williamson is the artistic director of Opera Cleveland. He was the principal coach and pianist for Seattle Opera for 12 years and music director of the company’s Young Artists Program for five years, conducting all of the program’s productions from 1999 to 2007.
"Futures in Music" will explore vocation with some of Seattle’s most renowned artists. This new lecture series is made possible by the Seattle Pacific University Spiritual and Educational Resources for Vocational Exploration (SERVE) program.