Maddy Smith, sophomore pursuing Associate in Arts-Music degree, will present a solo voice recital. Music featured will include English, French, and German art songs as well as her signature piece the beautiful and mournful aria “When I am Laid in Earth” from Henry Purcell’s opera Dido and Aeneas. Maddy is destined for the major opera stages of the world. Come hear her perform so you can say “I knew her when….”
Conor Clemmons is undeniably country music– energetic, genuine, and captivating. Being a world-traveled entertainer, professional singer, cruise headliner, and star of the Carolina Opry are just a few accomplishments he’s added to his résumé. With an eclectic musical background, he’s often been asked, “Why country music?” His response, “I love every aspect of the genre. The authentic musicality and incredible storytelling that country music excels at has inspired me since I was a young kid.” His 2016 debut EP entered the iTunes country chart at number 15 and his single “Top It Off” made its way to iHeart Country Radio later that year.