Ruel Joyce Recital Series: Riva Capellari and Claudette Schiratti
Mon., Sept. 12, 12 p.m. 2011
Soprano Riva Capellari received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in vocal performance from the University of Michigan. She is active in developing and performing with the Westport Center for the Arts.
Pianist Claudette Schiratti holds a master’s in piano performance from the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C., and a master’s of sacred music from the University of Kansas. A Sister of Mercy, she has served in Omaha, Denver and Kansas City.
The series is named for Ruel Joyce, a longtime jazz bassist who headed the local musicians’ federation from 1977 until his death in 1989. Seating is available first-come, first-served in the Recital Hall of the Carlsen Center.