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Mossburg siblings, friends to perform at Trinity

Posted: Friday, May 20, 2016

The Evensong concert series continues at Trinity United Methodist church on Sunday, May 22. The concert features the three oldest members of the Mossburg Strings. Caleb Mossburg, Aaron Mossburg and Rachel Mossburg are joined by Aaron’s wife, Jeanelle, and long-time family friend Brian Klickman for a concert of chamber music for strings at 4 p.m. The program includes a mix of classical styles to include Baroque, Classical and Romantic – and concludes with the music of Leonard Cohen and Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody.” The Mossburgs are originally from Markle.

In 2011, Caleb Mossburg received a Bachelor of Music in violin performance from the Jacobs School of Music, Indiana University, Bloomington. He currently lives in Fort Wayne and freelances as a violinist, subs with the Fort Wayne Philharmonic, teaches violin lessons and works as a pharmacy technician at Meijer Pharmacy.

Aaron Mossburg, who plays viola, received his undergraduate degree in viola performance from Oberlin College in 2013 and his master’s degree in viola performance from the Cleveland Institute of Music in 2015. He is currently the principal violist in both the Canton Symphony Orchestra and the Akron Symphony Orchestra.

Jeanelle Mossburg, who plays violin, originally from Gilbert, Arizona, is a 2016 graduate of the Cleveland Institute of Music with a degree in violin performance. She and Aaron were married in 2015 in Fort Wayne and they now reside in the Cleveland area.

Rachel Mossburg, who plays viola, is currently in her second year at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne studying viola performance. She teaches about a dozen violin students at the Parkview Huntington Family YMCA and freelances in the Fort Wayne area.

Brian Klickman, who plays cello, is originally from Fort Wayne. He completed his Bachelor of Music in cello performance at the Cleveland Institute of Music in 2014 and received his master’s degree in cello performance from the Cleveland Institute of Music this month.

There is no charge to attend the concert. The church is located at 530 Guilford Street. Additional information about this concert and the entire season of the Evensong concert Series of Trinity United Methodist Church may be found on Facebook at www.facebook.com/evensongtumc.