2011 Senior Honors Recital

Music's most accomplished student performers will be featured during the 2011 Senior Honors Recital, Saturday, May 14 at 2 p.m. in Hudson Hall.

The public is invited to this free, farewell performance for these talented musicians who will graduate with bachelor's degrees spanning a broad spectrum of majors. In addition to these students’ notable musical achievements, the department will celebrate the College of Liberal Arts at Willamette University, where gifted students with diverse academic interests have the opportunity to study and perform music at the highest level.


  • Brent Hengeveld, baritone saxophone, from Aloha, Ore., bachelor's in music composition
  • Rachael Jordan, mezzo-soprano, from Longmont, Colo., bachelor's in music education
  • Julia Midkiff, mezzo-soprano, from Mollala, Ore., bachelor's in music
  • Chad Halligan, piano, from Silverdale, Wash., bachelor's in music
  • Dan Bullard, jazz piano, from Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, bachelor's in Spanish
  • Sydney Gabbard, soprano, from Walla Walla, Wash., bachelor's in vocal performance
  • Egan Neuhengen, piano, from Portland, Ore., bachelor's in computer science
  • Lizzy Pullen, soprano, from Tigard, Ore., bachelor's in vocal performance
  • Phil Taylor, piano, from Salem, Ore., bachelor's in music composition
  • Heather Shohet, violin, from Waipahu, Hawaii, bachelor's in chemistry