Undergraduate Commencement
Pomp and Circumstance
Edward Elgar (1857-1934), arr. Paul Sterrett
The Star-Spangled Banner
John Stafford Smith (1750-1836), arr. Bill Moffit
Kendall Christopher Jones, conductor


Anthony G. Kidonakis
Concert Choir
Dr. Robert L. Sinclair, conductor
Untraveled Worlds
Paul Halley (b. 1952)

Esprit de Corps Awards

Dr. Charles T. Menghini
ΦMA Sinfonia Service Awards
Anthony Medina
SAI Collegiate Honor Award and Scholastic Award
Robbi Hicks
Alumni Excellence Award
Steven Sanders
Presentation of Valedictorian and Salutatorian
Stacey Larson Dolan
Valedictory Address
Kendall Christopher Jones
Philharmonic Strings
David Eccles, conductor
Adagietto, from Symphony No. 5
Gustav Mahler (1860-1911), arr. Carrie Gruselle

Conferring of Honorary Doctorate
        upon Cheryl Ann Lavender

Dr. Lewis Schmidt
Commencement Address
Cheryl Ann Lavender
Symphonic Band
Stacey Larson Dolan, conductor
Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990), trans. Clare Grundman

Conferring of Degrees

Dr. Charles T. Menghini and Stacey Larson Dolan
Farewell Address
Ruth A. Rhodes
Choral Benediction
The Lord Bless You and Keep You

Peter C. Lutkin (1858-1931), ed. Gerhard Schroth
Sarah E. Anderson, conductor
March, from Suite in E-Flat Major, Op. 28 no. 1
Gustav Holst (1874-1934), ed. Colin Matthews

Class of 2016

Bachelor of Music Education

Sarah E. Anderson
summa cum laude

Robert Elliot Borg

Jamie Caitlin Cazares
summa cum laude

Michael Angelo Espinosa

Christopher Emmanuel Guerrero
cum laude

Bryan James Jamison *

Kendall Christopher Jones
summa cum laude

Brandon Orlando Jurado-Harding
cum laude

Luke Austin Moyta
magna cum laude

Rosalind-Denise Rogers Jr. *

Nyle C. Taylor

Bachelor of Music (pre-certification)

David Lucas Frith
summa cum laude

Amber Nicole Love
magna cum laude

G. Andrew Quinlan III

* Degree to be conferred in December 2016

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