March 29, 2014
07:30 PM to 09:30 PM
Houghton College welcomes Houghton alumnus, Robert Joubert ’04, as part of the Artist Series for a performance Saturday, March 29 in the Center for the Performing Arts recital hall at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 for adults and $7 for 18 and under. Tickets are available in advance bu clicking the link above the picture or by phone at 585-567-9210 or at the door.
Joubert received both a Bachelor of Music degree in trumpet performance and a Master of Music degree in vocal performance from Houghton College. Currently, Joubert is a teacher at Shawnee High School in Philadelphia, Pa., and is the interim choral director at the Tenth Presbyterian Church.
As a member of The Philadelphia Singers from 2006 to 2010, Joubert performed under the baton of many world renowned conductors, including Simon Rattle, Christoph Eshenbach and Charles Dutoit, in both New York and Philadelphia.
During 2010 and 2011, Joubert was a soloist with the Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia for Brahms’ Ein Deutches Requiem. He was a bass soloist at the Tenth Presbyterian Church for Handel’s Messiah, the Commenadatore in W.A. Mozart’s Don Giovanni with the Bronx Opera Company, and Truffaldin in Strauss’ Ariadne auf Naxos with dell’Arte Opera Ensemble in New York City.
Most recently, Joubert was a featured soloist performer at Carnegie Hall with the National Sacred Honor Choir.
“Rob is incredibly active as a musician,” says Kelley Hijleh, assistant professor of voice at Houghton College. “We are very proud to have [him] return for this recital.”
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