GETTYSBURG, PA (02/06/2012)(readMedia)-- Valerie Borgstrom, a Senior at Gettysburg College will present a senior recital on February 24 at 7 p.m. in Gettysburg College's Paul Recital Hall located in Schmucker Hall on the Gettysburg College campus. Borgstrom's program will include a broad range of music from solo operatic arias, art songs, and duets. Featured composers are Benjamin Britten, Francis Poulenc, Alexander Zemlinsky, and Franz Schubert. Operatic selections are taken from I Capuleti e i Montecchi, Don Pasquale, Die Zauberflöte, and The Crucible.
Founded in 1832, Gettysburg College is a highly selective four-year residential college of liberal arts and sciences with a strong academic tradition that includes Rhodes Scholars, a Nobel laureate and other distinguished scholars among its alumni. The college enrolls 2,600 undergraduate students and is located on a 200-acre campus adjacent to the Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania within a couple hours drive of four major metropolitan areas.