Maurice Durufle’s Requiem to be presented by Huntington College and Anderson University

FOR RELEASE
2002-03-12
Huntington, Ind.— The Huntington College and Anderson University concert choirs and orchestras will combine their talents in a presentation of Maurice Durufle’s Requiem on Saturday, March 29. Huntington First Church of the Nazarene will host the beloved work of music at 7 p.m.

Maurice Durufle was a twentieth century French organist, composer and man of God. His work of Requiem includes the highly dramatic, hauntingly beautiful, and powerfully majestic Mass for the Dead.

“You cannot fail to be deeply moved by this masterpiece. It will truly be a worship experience unlike any other!” said Dr. Janice Fulbright, chair of the Huntington College music department.

The public is cordially invited to attend. Admission is $5 for the general public, $3 for senior citizens and students. Contact the Merillat Centre Box Office to reserve tickets at (260) 359-4261. Huntington First Church of the Nazarene is located just off U.S. Route 24 on Flaxmill Road, approximately three miles west of Huntington College.

Huntington College is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 60 academic concentrations. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington College is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in Huntington, Indiana.

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Ashley C. Smith
Associate Director for Media Relations
260.359.4171
Joanne Green
Sports Information Director
260.359.4284