The Cameron University Department of Music will present a join concert by the Cameron/Lawton Community Band and the Cameron University/Lawton Civic Chorale on Sunday, March 2 at 3 p.m. in the University Theatre. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for students, senior citizens and military. Cameron faculty, students and staff are admitted free with proper identification. For more information, contact the Cameron University Department of Music at 580-581-2440.
Both groups are composed of Cameron students as well as members of the community.
Conducted by Doris Lambert, the Cameron/Lawton Civic Chorale will perform an a cappella program featuring "Adoramus te Christe” by Francesco Roselli, “Cantate Domino” by Guiseppe Pitoni, “Echoes” by Sir Arthur Sullivan, “That Ever I Saw” by Darmon Meador, “The Drunken Sailor” by David P. DeVenney, “Over the Rainbow” by Arlen and Harburg and arranged by Russ Robinson, and “My Soul’s Been Anchored in the Lord” by Moses Hogan.
The Cameron University/Lawton Community Band is conducted by Dr. Jim Lambert. The ensemble's repertoire will feature John Philip Sousa's "George Washington Bicentennial March,” “English Dances for Band” by Malcolm Arnold and arranged by Maurice Johnstone, Gershwin’s “An American in Paris” arranged by John Krance, “Hooray for Hollywood,” a medley of 11 movie themes from the 50s and 60s arranged by Warren Barker, “Armed Forces Salute” arranged by Bob Lowden, and Sousa’s “Stars and Stripes Forever March.”
The two performance groups will combine to close the concert with Keith Christopher and John Moss’ arrangement of Irving Berlin’s “God Bless America.”
February 24, 2014