November 17, 2008
"JOY!" TO THE WORLD
THIS MUSICAL HOLIDAY SEASON
The Clark College Concert Choir and Concert Band
will perform on Friday, Dec. 5
VANCOUVER, Wash. -- The Clark College Concert Choir, under the direction of April Duvic, and Concert Band, under the direction of Richard Inouye, will present their fall concert “JOY!,” on Friday, Dec. 5, at 7:30 p.m. in the Royal Durst Theatre, Vancouver School of Arts and Academics, 3101 Main Street, Vancouver. The concert is free and open to the public.
Highlights of the festive program will feature the concert choir singing Awake the Trumpet’s Lofty Sound, accompanied by concert band members Eben F. Heldreth and Vernon Jones on trumpet, and Hallelujah, Amen. Both oratorio works are by G. F. Handel.
Additional works include O Nata Lux by Morten Lauridsen and This Shall Be for Music, accompanied by Sarah Rumery on viola. The choir will conclude its portion of the concert with Noble Cain’s rousing O Sing Your Songs. The concert band’s joyful offerings include Georges Bizet’s Farandole, Frank Tichel’s Joy Revisited, J.S. Bach’s Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring, and works by Sergei Rachmaninoff and Serge Prokofiev.
For more information, call 360-992-2662.