The Frostburg State University Chorale will present its Winter Concert on Sunday, Nov. 21, at 3 p.m. in the Pealer Recital Hall in the Performing Arts Center.
Directed by Dr. Karen Soderberg-Sarnaker and assisted by Betty Jane Phillips, the Chorale’s performance will include "Excultate Deo" by Alessandro Scarlatti and "Missa Luba," a Mass in Congolese style by Guido Haazen. The performance will feature tenors Ryan Bowie, Daniel Durr, George Jones, Arnold McNeal and Joshua Ruppenkamp, as well as the FSU Percussion Ensemble.
Dr. Suzi Mills, associate chair of the Division of Performing Arts, will direct "El Mambi," an old Cuban Criolla, arranged by Carlos Abril, "Congori Shango," a Calypso from Costa Rica, arranged by Rolando Brenes and "Salseo" from Venezuela, by Oscar Galián. The concert will end with the performance of three spiritual pieces, including "My God is a Rock," arranged by Robert Shaw, "Down to the River To Pray" from "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" and Moses Hogan’s arrangement of "Music Down in my Soul."
Admission is $5 for adults and $2 for students with proper student ID. Tickets can be reserved by calling 301-687-7462 and will also be available at the door.
FSU is committed to making all of its programs, services and activities accessible to persons with disabilities. You may request accommodations through the ADA Compliance Office at 301-687-4102, TDD 301-687-7955.
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