Dr. Kandie Kearley Smith (center), Brewton-Parker College assistant professor of music, and Dr. T.N. Retif (right), professor of music, perform with the accompaniment of Dr. Pierce Dickens, associate professor of music and Quinelle McRae Sikes professor of piano, during their faculty recital Thursday, Aug. 21, in the Gilder Recital Hall of the Miller Music Building on the Brewton-Parker campus in Mount Vernon. The recital was the first of seven concerts scheduled for the fall semester. (Photo by Charles Conkin)