The USAO Concert Choir will present a performance of choral music, ranging from sixteenth-century Renaissance madrigals to new music by young composers. The concert is scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 15, in the Alumni Chapel at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma.
The concert will also feature pieces conducted by student directors.
The choir will perform under the direction of Dr. Jan Hanson, professor of music.
Having dodged the possibility of stormy weather, the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma’s campus welcomed thousands of students and visitors from around the state for the yearly Spring Triad on April 3.
Eight hundred artists participated in the Montmartre Chalk Art Competition while approximately 1000 students from 40 schools competed in the statewide high school scholastic meet and fans from throughout the area enjoyed the music of nine bands during Droverstock, an all-day music festival.
The Concert Wind Ensemble and the Key Players rock ensemble are scheduled to team up for a joint concert under the direction of Dr. Dan Hanson at 7:30 p.m. April 10 in Te Ata Memorial Auditorium at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma.
The event is free and open to the public.
Visiting faculty from East Central University will join with Dr. Ken Bohannon for a vocal recital to raise funds for the Resurrection House. The concert is scheduled to begin at 3 p.m. April 13 in the USAO Alumni Chapel.
The concert is free and open to the public but donations for the Resurrection House will be accepted at the door.
A student at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma took top honors at a recent statewide history conference for her paper on famed boxer Jack Johnson.