Cameron University Department of Music to present Concert Choir and Centennial Singers in concert

The Cameron University Department of Music will present a combined concert featuring the Cameron University Concert Choir and the Centennial Singers on Thursday, December 6, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cameron University Theatre.  In addition to the ensembles, students from Lawton, Elgin, Walters and Altus will be featured as soloists. Admission to the concert is $10 for adults and $5 for students and senior adults. Cameron University students, faculty, and staff will be admitted free with proper identification.

The Cameron University Concert Choir, under the direction of John Cornish, will perform "Arise, Shine!" by Dan Forrest; "The First Noel," arranged by Dan Forrest; and "Magnificat" by John Rutter and featuring Lindsey King, adjunct voice instructor. The Cameron Concert Choir is accompanied by Yiuka Chan Spannagel, piano, and will be joined by a 22-piece chamber orchestra comprised of Cameron University students and faculty as well as area professional musicians.

 The Cameron Centennial Singers are conducted by Doris Lambert and will be accompanied by pianist Kristina Henckel. The repertoire will include "Sounds of the Season" by Mark Hayes; "Some Children See Him" by Alfred Burt, arranged by Joseph Martin and featuring soloists Jennifer Nixon and Jamie Hatcher, both of Lawton; "Three Jazzy Bell Carols" arranged by Jay Rouse; "Winter Wonderland of Snow" arranged by Mark Hayes and featuring soloists Cole Hart, Walters, and Jordan Brickhouse, Altus; "The Christmas Song" arranged by Phil Azelton; and "Jesus, Oh, What a Wonderful Child," a traditional spiritual arranged by Mark Hayes and featuring soloists Holly Evans, Lawton, and Alyssa Yates, Elgin.

 For more information, contact the Cameron University Department of Music at 580-581-2440.

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November 29, 2012

PR#12-202