In keeping with its mission to serve as an outreach ensemble to the Lawton/Fort Sill community, the Cameron Civic Symphony will present its Fall Concert on Tuesday, October 28 at 6:15 pm. The concert will take place at the Lawton-Ft. Sill Veteran's Center, 501 SE Flower Mound Rd. This event is free and open to the public.
Included on the program will be "Partita" by Michael Praetorius, "The Syncopated Clock" and "The Waltzing Cat" by Leroy Anderson, "Spiritual" by Gerry Jon March, "It Don't Mean a Thing" by Duke Ellington, and "Ashokan Farewell" by Jay Ungar.
The Cameron Civic Symphony, directed by CU Assistant Professor of Music Kirsten Underwood, is comprised of Cameron students and faculty, Lawton Public School String Department faculty, Lawton Public School students, Sterling Public School faculty, Southwest Oklahoma State College faculty, and members of the Elgin, Sterling, Duncan, Altus and Lawton communities.
The Cameron Civic Symphony will follow this performance by heading to Oklahoma City. The ensemble will join with the Oklahoma City "Society of Strings," a community ensemble directed by Dorothy Hays, in a joint concert at the Oklahoma City University Bass School of Music on Sunday, November 9 at 4 p.m.
For more information on the Cameron Civic Symphony, call Kirsten Underwood at 581-2445.
October 23, 2008