Musician Dylan Nagode will present his senior recital beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 6 in the USAO Alumni Chapel. A multi-instrumentalist from Blanchard, Nagode will be performing pieces by Fernando Carulli and Charles Mingus as well as original compositions on classical and electric guitar. The recital will feature a presentation about Indian classical music and a performance on the sitar. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 574-1293.
Composer Adam Bryant presents his senior recital beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 12 in the USAO Alumni Chapel. Bryant, a native of Tuttle, will debut 15 original compositions for a variety of instruments including solo piano, guitar and choir. Guest performers include Jessie Moore, Emily Harrison, the USAO Chamber Choir and Dr. Stephen Weber among others. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 574-1293.
Considered an expert in physical education, Dr. Loyce Willett, a 1954 OCW graduate, had more than 30 years teaching experience in the field.
She received her bachelor’s degree in physical education at OCW, her master’s degree in physical education at Mills College and her doctorate in curriculum and supervision from the University of Oklahoma.
A member of the class of 1946, Mary Frances Willis West was a piano major. She was first taught by Betty Malone and later by Helen Collar. She accompanied string instruments majors, including Maxine Campbell and Leota Rankin.