Faculty to Perform Vocal Recital
September 12, 2008
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – The Illinois Wesleyan University School of Music will present
a faculty recital featuring soprano Elizabeth Ducey Moss, professor of applied voice
and diction for singers, on Saturday Sept. 20 at 5 p.m. in Westbrook Auditorium of
Presser Hall (1210 Park St., Bloomington).
The event is free and open to the public.
Recital pieces will include music by female composers including Josephine Lang, Fanny
Mendelssohn, Amy Beach, Cecile Chaminade and Libby Larsen.
Dusey Moss received her bachelor’s degree in music from Arcadia University in Glenside,
Pa., her master’s degree in music from Binghamton University in Binghamton, N.Y. and
her doctorate degree in musical arts from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
She has also studied in Sienna, Italy and Laval University in Quebec, Canada. She
was awarded first place in the central region of the 2008 NATSAA (National Association
of Teachers and Singing Artists Award), and she is an honorary member of Sigma Alpha
Iota, a women’s music fraternity. On stage, Dusey Moss has played Elvira in Le Nozze di Figaro, Fiordilidgi in Cosi Fan Tutte, Guilietta in Les Contes d’Hoffman and Gertrude in Hansel and Gretel.
Ducey Moss has taught at Webster University in St. Louis, Mo., Elmira College in Elmira,
N.Y. and the Cedar Arts Center in Corning, N.Y.
For additional information, contact the IWU School of Music Office at (309) 556-3061.
Contact: Allegra Gallian, ’09, (309) 556-3181