Cameron University Choral Program to feature Concert Choir and Women’s Ensemble

The Choral Program of the Cameron University Department of Art, Music, and Theatre Arts will present a combined performance featuring the Cameron University Concert Choir and the Cameron University Women’s Ensemble on Tuesday, February 28, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cameron University Theatre. Admission is $10 for adults and $8 for students/senior citizens. Cameron faculty, staff and students are admitted free with CU ID. Tickets can be purchased at the door.

“This concert will feature a wide variety of uplifting and heart-felt musical styles that were chosen to highlight the vocal flexibility of the Concert Choir and Women’s Ensemble,” says Dr. Patrick Callaghan, director of the Choral Program

The Cameron University Concert Choir, accompanied by Tom Willoughby, will be performing “My spirit sang all day” by Gerald Finzi, “Jesus, I Adore Thee” by Stephen Caracciolo, “Good Night, Dear Heart” by Dan Forrest, and “I Sing Because I’m Happy” arranged by Kenneth Paden. Also to be performed are “Music est Dei donum optimi” by Orland Lasso, “Creator alme siderum” by Richard Burchard, and “To the Mothers in Brazil: Salve Regina” arranged by Gunnar Eriksson, featuring Dr. Andrew Stonerock on soprano saxophone and students from the Cameron University Percussion Program.

The Cameron University Women’s Ensemble, also accompanied by Tom Willoughby, will present “Laudate Pueri” by Felix Mendelssohn, “Nigra Sum” by Pablo Casals, “Will the Circle Be Unbroken” arranged by J. David Moore, and “Cantate Domino” by Ruth Watson Henderson, featuring Braeden Hatch on trumpet.

For more information, contact the Cameron University Department of Art, Music, and Theatre Arts at 580-581-2346.

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February 21, 2017