Lourdes College choral concert recognizes service men and women

Posted: Monday, March 29, 2010 by: Heather Hoffman | Category: Events

Live performances will cover variety of musical genres

The Lourdes College Choirs will present their annual spring choral concert on Sunday, May 2. The event will be held in the Franciscan Theatre & Conference Center at 7 p.m. This year’s concert is titled "In Glory and Honor" and features sacred and secular music of grace, remembrance, blessing and celebration. This event is free and open to the public.

Composers represented include Michael Haydn, Henry Purcell, Gilbert Martin, Andre Thomas, Robert Young, Stephen Chatman, Cy Coleman, and more. The concert will feature music in a variety of styles including classical, contemporary, folk and vocal jazz works.

As a special tribute to the men and women serving overseas, the public is invited to submit names of loved ones which will be read aloud throughout the duration of the concert. To submit a name or for more information, please contact Director Karen T. Biscay at 419-824-3772 or email kbiscay@lourdes.edu. All name submissions must be received by Thursday, April 29.

Lourdes College is a private, four-year educational institution of professional studies and arts and sciences providing a values-centered education in a caring and supportive community. More than 2,300 students are enrolled in programs such as Business, Education, Environmental Science, Nursing, Social Work, Criminal Justice and the Arts & Sciences. In addition to undergraduate and pre-professional programs, Lourdes offers Master degrees in Education, Nursing, Organizational Leadership and Theology through its Graduate School. Lourdes’ Community Outreach Programs include the Appold Planetarium, Lifelong Learning Program, the Life Lab and Theater Vision. Discover us online at www.lourdes.edu or by phone at 419-885-3211. Lourdes College is a sponsored ministry of the Sisters of St. Francis of Sylvania.

Press Release Contact Name: Heather Hoffman
Press Release Contact Email: hhoffman@lourdes.edu
Organization Name: Lourdes College