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 each spring.  
  • April 14: Woodwind Ensembles Concert, 3 p.m., Old Main Chapel.
  • 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