Department of Music to present 'International Fare'

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2006-04-19
Trombonist Aaron Eberly plays at last year's "International Fare" concert. Eberly, a senior from Ligionier, Ind., is studying instrumental music education.
Huntington, Ind.—Join the Huntington University Wind Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble for a musical trip around the world in their spring concert, “International Fare,” on Thursday, April 27, 2006.

The Wind Ensemble with Mr. Scott Hippensteel, director, will perform a variety of folk songs, marches, overtures, dances and ballads from nine countries. Selections include “Irish Tune from County Derry,” “Marche des Parachitistes Belges,” “Amparito Roca,” “Shepherd’s Hey,” “Puszta,” “Overture from The Barber of Seville,” “In the Hall of The Mountain King,” “Variations on a Shaker Melody,” “Meditaions,” and “The Girl with the Flaxen Hair.”

The Jazz Ensemble with Mr. Eric Clancy, director, will perform selected jazz standards.

Experience an evening of live music from a variety of other cultures. The music will start at 7:30 p.m. in the Zurcher Auditorium of the Merillat Centre for the Arts. Tickets are available through the Merillat Centre for the Arts Box Office by calling (260) 359-4261. Prices are $8 for general admission, $6 for seniors and Huntington University faculty and staff, and $4 for University students.


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Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The University is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).  
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