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Sac State choirs will present peace concert

10-17-2011


Donald Kendrick leads Sacramento State’s three choirs in “Bring Them Peace.”



Sacramento State’s three choirs, under the direction of Professor Donald Kendrick, will salute Veterans Day with “Bring Them Peace,” a choral concert at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, in Sacred Heart Church, 39th and J streets.

The evening will feature the Sac State Chamber Choir, the Women’s Chorus and the University Chorus in a program of narrations and music celebrating veterans of all wars.

The event will include Samuel Barber’s Agnus Dei; Jeffrey Van’s A Procession Winding Around Us, featuring guitarist George England; and works from the Finnish composer Rautavaara.

Also included on the program will be Kontakion by Rupert Lang and the Dona Nobis Pacem from Bach’s B Minor Mass.

The suggested donation at the door is $10 general, $5 for students and seniors. Advance tickets are strongly suggested by calling the University Ticket Office at (916) 278-4323, BASS ticket outlets at (916) 766-2277, or going to www.tickets.com.

For more information, visit www.csus.edu/music/choral/ or call (916) 278-5155. For media assistance, call Sacramento State’s Public Affairs office at (916) 278-6156.

– Craig Koscho
ckoscho@csus.edu