Cameron University/Lawton Community Band and Cameron University/Lawton Civic Chorale to present concert

The Cameron University/Lawton Community Band and the Cameron University/Lawton Civic Chorale will take the stage for a combined concert on Sunday, March 6, at 3 p.m.  in the Cameron University Theatre. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for students, senior citizens and military. Cameron faculty, students and staff are admitted free with proper identification.

The 45-voice Cameron University/Lawton Civic Chorale, conducted by Doris Lambert, will present an a cappella program featuring “Ecco mormorar l’onde,” a madrigal by Baroque composer Claudio Monteverdi, English folksong “Dashing Away with the Smoothing Iron” arranged by contemporary composer John Rutter,  a contemporary setting of “Ave Maria” featuring a solo trio ensemble of Piere Mariano, Dale Nomura and Peter Macias;  “Over the Rainbow” arranged by Russ Robinson;  and “So I’ll Sing with My Voice,” a modern spiritual by Dominick Argento that will feature Shaun Calix.

The 54-member Cameron University/Lawton Community Band is directed by Dr. Jim Lambert. The ensemble will perform “Them Basses March” by G. F. Huffine; “March of the Two Left Feet” by Leroy Anderson, “Clarinet Candy” by Leroy Anderson, “Steal Away” arranged by David Marlatt, “Endless Rainbows” by Brian Balmages, “James Horner: Hollywood Blockbusters” arranged by John Moss, “Amber Waves of Grain” by James Curnow, and “Armed Forces Salute” arranged by Bob Lowden.

The two performance groups will combine to close the performance with Irving Berlin’s “God Bless America.”

For more information, contact the Cameron University Department of Music at 580-581-2440.

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March 2, 2016

PR# 16-031