Troy University's Concert Chorale to present spring concert April 1

Posted: Monday, 17 March 2014

TROY - Troy University's Concert Chorale will present its spring concert at 7:30 p.m., April 1 at Bush Memorial Baptist Church in Troy. The event is free and open to the public.

The 36-voice choir, under the direction of Dr. Diane Orlofsky, will be joined by faculty wind, percussion and keyboard musicians and will perform the music of John Rutter, Gustav Holst, Adolph Arensen, Javier Busto, Ola Gjeilo and Ivo Antognini.

"We are pleased to be able to bring this varied, lovely and accessible program to the public," said Dr. Orlofsky, professor of music education and director of university choirs. "The music in this concert celebrates life and love, hope and optimism. We encourage all to come and support this fine choral group as they present their music gifts to the community."

The Concert Chorale is the John M. Long School of Music's premier vocal ensemble. The mixed choir is selected by audition and performs challenging classical, traditional and contemporary choral pieces.