Nationally recognized brass ensemble will perform at Huntington College

FOR RELEASE
2003-10-23
HUNTINGTON , IN — The Merillat Centre for the Arts, Community Arts Council and the Huntington College Music Department are pleased to present Tim Zimmerman and The King’s Brass for an evening performance on Friday, November 7, 2003 , at 7:30 p.m. The event will be hosted in the Zurcher Auditorium of the Merillat Centre of the Arts at Huntington College .

Tim Zimmerman and The King’s Brass provide innovative worship for young and old alike through the “best in sacred brass music.” By teaming together, these Christian professionals from around the United States perform their original arrangements as heard on their eight recordings. For more than 20 years, The King’s Brass has performed over one hundred concerts each season with three trumpets, three trombones, a tuba, keyboards and percussion. Playing a wide variety of music from Gabrieli to hymn classics, from Handel to jazz spirituals, from Christmas carols to patriotic marches, The King’s Brass uses all corners of the auditorium to lift hearts and spirits in praise.

Tim Zimmerman, director and founder of The King’s brass, received his graduate degree in trumpet performance from Peabody Conservatory of Music in Baltimore , Md. He currently serves as Artist in Residence and Chairman of the Music Department at Grace College in Winona Lake, Ind.

The cost of tickets are $11, $13 and $15, with a $2 discount for students and seniors. To reserve seats or for more information, contact the Merillat Centre Box Office at (260) 359-4261.

The annual Pathfinder Services Community Recognition Dinner will take place prior to the concert. An update on the past year’s work of Pathfinder Services as well as Community Recognition Awards, including the prestigious Herbert LaMont Award and the Timothy Hancher Direct Service Award, will be presented at the dinner.

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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. The College is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
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