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Operatic soloist to present recital
(STONB) — Eric Giere, tenor soloist, will present a recital at 8:15 p.m., November 18, in the women's gymnasium.
Mr. Giere has performed with the Center Opera Company in Minneapolis and most recently was tenor soloist in Honegger's King David with the Hamline University choir and the St. Paul Chamber orchestra earlier this year. He also performed at the Nordic Fest at Decorah, la., in July.
Other performance credits include University of Iowa Opera Workshop soloist and soloist in St. Paul Pops concerts and with the Minneapolis symphony.
Mr. Giere was graduated from Luther College in Decorah with a bachelor of arts in music degree. He subsequently received a master of arts in vocal music from the State University of Iowa and has studied with Axel Schiotz and Ernesto Barbini.
In addition to performance, Mr. Giere has been an instructor of voice at Luther College and at Augsburg College.