University of Rochester

EVENT: "Holiday Music, Old and New," concert by the University of Rochester Choir

TIME, DATE, AND PLACE: 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 5, in Strong Auditorium on the University of Rochester's River Campus

ADMISSION: Free and open to the public
Note: Free parking is available on University lots on the weekends

November 23, 2004

The University of Rochester's University Choir will present a concert titled "Holiday Music, Old and New" at 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 5, in Strong Auditorium on the University's River Campus.

Selections for this concert will include Vivaldi's Gloria as well as music by Tavener and Rachmaninoff. The choir will also sing an arrangement of popular holiday carols for which it invites audience participation.

The University Choir has approximately 50 student members from various majors and classes. As a community oriented performance group, the choir stresses musical enjoyment and learning. Under the guidance of L. Brett Scott, assistant professor and director of choral activities in the College music department, the choir presents several concerts a year, including the Viennese Ball and programs with the campus orchestras. The ensemble has also traveled abroad, performing in Wales and Italy.

For more information, call (585) 275-2828.