The work, titled “Dialogues for Alto Flute and Chamber Orchestra,” was performed by Rebecca Andres, adjunct faculty member. Also performed during the first half of the program was a concerto for two violins by J.S. Bach.
After a brief intermission, Merrill conducted the Pleasant Ridge Presbyterian Chancel Choir, orchestra and soloists in a performance of Haydn’s “Missa in Angustiis.”
Featured soloists included adjunct faculty member Tom Sherwood on bass and alumni Jason Bachman singing tenor. Blythe Walker sang soprano.