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YSU Alumni Recital Series Continues With Virtual Performance

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The next performance in Youngstown State University’s Alumni Recital Series features the trio of Rosie Bresson, Dan Mihelarakis and Jesse DeLorenzo.

They will perform a pre-recorded concert premiering at 7 p.m. Sept. 26 on the Cliffe College and McDonough YouTube channels. The series is a collaboration between the Dana School of Music and the McDonough Museum of Art.

Bresson received her BFA in musical theater in May. Her recent theatrical credits include Cabaret (Emcee), Chicago (Roxie Hart), Into the Woods (Baker’s Wife), How I Learned to Drive (Li’l Bit), and The Last Five Years (Cathy). At YSU, she was a member of the Dance Ensemble, Honors College, Alpha Psi Omega, Jazz Ensemble, Concert Band and Horn Choir. She  resides in Youngstown and plans to attend graduate school to earn a master of music in jazz vocal performance.

DeLorenzo is a Youngstown-based freelance percussionist and teacher. He teaches privately while instructing Springfield Local High School’s drumline in New Middletown. While at YSU, DeLorenzo performed with the YSU Wind Ensemble at Carnegie Hall, and was a member of the Jazz Ensembles, Jazz Combos, YSU Marching Pride, and Percussion Ensemble. He plays drum set for the Millennial Theater Company, most recently in their productions of Chicago, Legally Blonde, and Rocky Horror Picture Show. He also works with other local musicians and bands.

Mihelarakis is a multi-instrumentalist and composer from Coraopolis, Pa. He is a senior at Youngstown State University, where he studies music composition.

More information is available by calling the Office of Community Engagement and Events at 330 727 7514.

Pictured above: Rosie Bresson, Dan Mihelarakis and Jesse DeLorenzo.

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Posted Sept. 16, 2020.

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