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Music Mini Residency

Music Mini Residency

Author Susan Mohini Kane (January 27, 2017) The McNeese State University Department of Performing Arts will host a mini- residency program featuring vocalist, teacher and author Susan Mohini Kane Feb. 6-9 that includes a lecture, master class and recital open free to the public. Kane’s presentations will focus on singing and performing in the 21st century.

On Tuesday, Feb. 7, Kane will lecture from her book, “The 21st Century Singer: Making the Leap From the University Into the World,” from 3:30-4:50 p.m. and on Wednesday, Feb. 8, she will host a master class with McNeese students from 4-6 p.m. Both events will take place in Room 207 of the Shearman Fine Arts Center.

Finally, Kane will perform at recital titled “It’s Okay to Be Happy!” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, in Tritico Theatre.

With the motto “Sing like it matters . . . because it does!” Kane’s engaging and innovative workshops and presentations are designed to help all performers identify their strengths and weaknesses, discover themselves as artists and plan for the future.

An acclaimed soloist, writer, and presenter, Kane is a professor at California State University, Los Angeles, teaching voice, vocal pedagogy, and song literature. She received her master’s degree and doctorate from the University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music.

Kane has recorded two albums, “A Moment of Joy” (2009) and “From the Heart” (2015) and has toured the United States and Europe with her piano/soprano duo, Kristof & Kane.

For more information, contact Dr. Carol Lines at 337-475-5029.
Persons needing accommodations as provided by the Americans with Disabilities Act should contact the ADA Coordinator at 337-475-5428, voice; 337-475-5960, fax; 337-562-4227, TDD/TTY, hearing impaired; or by email at cdo@mcneese.edu.