Six concerts set at Shippensburg in April
Six musical programs are planned for April at Shippensburg
University. All programs are free and open to the public. They are
- April 6: Women’s Chorale Concert, 3 p.m., Old Main Chapel.
- April 7: Shippensburg University Concert Band program, 3
p.m., H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center. Directed by Trever R. Famulare, chair of the music and
theatre arts department and director of bands, the Shippensburg University Band
is comprised of non-music majors dedicated to the performance of exemplary
traditional and contemporary wind band literature. They frequently represent
the university with performances on campus and during extensive concert tours
- April 14: Woodwind Ensembles Concert, 3 p.m., Old Main
- April 15: SU Concert Choir and Madrigal Singers, 7:30 p.m., Messiah
United Methodist Church, 30 S. Penn St., Shippensburg
- April 17: Fred Dade piano recital, 7:30 p.m., Old Main Chapel.
- April 21: SU/Community Orchestra performs “Romantic Masterpieces
of the 19th Century,” 3 p.m. The Shippensburg University-Community Orchestra,
conducted by Dr. Mark L. Hartman,assistant
professor and director of the orchestra, presents two masterpieces of 19th
century music: Robert Schumann’s Piano Concerto in A minor and Alexander
Borodin’s Symphony No. 2 in B minor. The featured piano soloist is Dr. Margaret Lucia,
professor of music and theatre arts, who has played solo and chamber music
throughout the U.S., and in Europe, Japan and Cuba.
For additional information, call 477-1638