USA Concert Choir and University Chorale Spring Choral Concert April 28 at Laidlaw
Posted on April 24, 2016 by Keith Bohnet
The Spring Choral Concert at the University of South Alabama will take place on Thursday, April 28, at 7:30 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center. Titled “Star Light, Star Bright,” the concert will feature two very special works. The Concert Choir will sing the Southeast premiere of “Stella Clara,” a work commissioned by the choir. The Concert Choir will also reprise its performance of the final portion of the Beethoven Choral Fantasy, featuring Dr. Jasmin Arakawa as the piano soloist. The University Chorale will join the Concert Choir in singing pieces about light, night, and stars, including settings by Lauridsen, Rachmaninoff, Morley, Tallis, Casals, Ticheli, and other composers. Conductor Dr. Laura Moore will be joined by two student conductors. We know you will enjoy this concert of beautiful, moving, lively, and poignant choral works drawn from 400 years of choral literature.
Tickets for this Musical Arts Series event will be sold at the door only. Admission is $8 general and $5 for USA faculty & staff, USA students, youths under 18 and all senior citizens (cash or check only). Persons needing more information about this event or in need of special accommodation may call (251) 460-7116 or (251) 460-6136.
Need directions to Laidlaw? Just go to Google Maps at www.maps.google.com and enter "USA Laidlaw Performing Arts Center." We're actually on the corner of University Blvd. and USA Drive South.
Musical Arts Series Season Pass Holders may now reserve their place at concerts if they contact events coordinator Keith Bohnet by 5:00 p.m. the day previous to the event! Call (251) 460-7116 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please mention the amount of seats needed AND be sure you are planning on being in place at least 20 minutes in advance of the concert! (Pass Holders only please! Held seats not claimed within 20 minutes of the performance may be offered to other concert attendees.)
For information on how to join the Musical Arts Society, visit our website at www.southalabama.edu/music and click on "events and programs" to see everything you need to know about the Musical Arts Concert Series and USA's Musical Arts Society.
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