Stanley, ND

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'Marlene & Friends' @ Sibyl Center

Marlene Jensen Hoirup, Stanley native, and co-artistic director for the Sibyl Center will present her annual summer program, Marlene and Friends. She will be joined by guest musicians and vocalists.

A graduate of Northwestern University and the Juilliard School of Music, New York, NY, she completed post graduate studies at the Hoch Schule fur Musik, Frankfurt, Germany, professional pianist and teacher, is an alumnus of Stanley High School.

Marlene previously taught at the Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY; and Salem College, Winston-Salem, NC.  She is currently on faculty at Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, and is organist at the Lutheran Church of the Epiphany, also Winston-Salem.  Marlene appears as a soloist and chamber musician and has performed throughout the United States and Germany including Voice of America radio broadcasts representing North Dakota.

Go to to hear samples of Marlene's music.

Time: 3:00pm  Suggested donations at the door: $5.00

For more information call Don at 701-628-2503 or Janinne at 628-3339, or go to


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