CORVALLIS, Ore. – The Oregon State University Summer Choir will perform at 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18, in First United Methodist Church, 1165 NW Monroe Ave.
OSU’s summer choir is an annual tradition that brings together current and former OSU students and members of the Corvallis community in a celebration of choral music. The ensemble is conducted by graduate-level music education students working under the guidance of Steven Zielke, director of choral studies at OSU.
Gabriel Fauré’s Requiem in D minor, Op. 48 is the major work on the program. The work is a 35-minute, seven-movement setting of the traditional Catholic mass. The program also includes Fauré’s “Cantique de Jean Racine,” Tom Porter’s “Lux Aeterna,” Amy Bernon’s “Oceans and Stars,” and more.
The concert is free and open to the public. No tickets are required and all seats are general admission. To request accommodations relating to a disability please call 541-737-4671, preferably at least one week in advance.
About the OSU College of Liberal Arts: The College of Liberal Arts encompasses seven distinct schools, as well as several interdisciplinary initiatives, that focus on humanities, social sciences, and fine and performing arts. Curriculum developed by the college’s nationally and internationally-renowned faculty prepares students to approach the complex problems of the world ethically and thoughtfully, contributing to a student's academic foundation and helping to build real-world skills for a 21st century career and a purposeful life.
Zachary C. Person, 541-737-4671, [email protected]
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