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November 10, 2008
For Immediate Release
For additional information: 
April B. Duvic
Telephone: 360-992-2245

Clark College Music Department Telephone: 360-992-2662

THE SOUND OF BEAUTIFUL MUSIC

 

The Clark College Women's Choral Ensemble, Chorale and Vocal Jazz Ensemble will perform on Thursday, Dec. 4

 

VANCOUVER, Wash. -- The Clark College Vocal Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Janet Reiter, the Women’s Choral Ensemble, under the direction of April Duvic, and the Clark College Chorale, co-directed by Reiter and Duvic, will present a concert on Thursday, December 4, 2008, at 7:30 p.m. at Clark College's Gaiser Student Center.  The concert is free and open to the public. 

Clark College's main campus is located at 1933 Fort Vancouver Way, Vancouver.  Maps and directions are available at www.clark.edu/maps.

The Vocal Jazz Ensemble will perform several selections from the Big Band Era, including Shiny Stockings, Straighten Up and Fly Right, Just In Time, Night Train, and some holiday tunes. 

The Women’s Choral Ensemble will sing several selections, including Hodie Christus natus est by Palestrina, I Sing of a Maiden by Hadley, the Spanish Carol A la Nanita Nana and Rene Clausen’s Psalm 100

Highlights of the Chorale’s selections include the American classics Ain’t-a That Good News, arranged by William Dawson and Hark, I Hear the Harps Eternal, arranged by Alice Parker.  Debra Illyn will be featured soloist on Mozart’s Laudate Dominum.  All three choirs will conclude the program by singing And the Glory of the Lord from Handel’s Messiah

For more information, call 360-992-2662.

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