Academic Calendar

LU Brass Choir "Soul of the City" Concert

Date: November 20, 2015
Time: 07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Category: Fine Arts
Location: St. Anthony's Cathedral Basilica
Details:

LU Brass Choir

Lamar University’s Brass Choir will open the new “Soul of the City” concert series hosted by St. Anthony Cathedral Basilica on Friday, Nov. 20, at 7:30 p.m. The concert will feature new works for brass choir, as well as sacred music, Christmas music, film classics, Broadway hits and more. Guest artists will be organist Paul Holliday, performing an epic arrangement of Camille Saint-Saëns famous “Organ Symphony,” and soprano Abigail Dueppen, pictured below, who will sing the “Vengeance” aria from W.A. Mozart's “The Magic Flute.” 

Abigail Dueppen

Composed of students from the Mary Morgan Moore Department of Music, the Brass Choir, directed by assistant professor of trombone Tim Dueppen, includes members of the tuba, euphonium, trombone, French horn and trumpet studios. The ensemble also includes a full percussion section. The choir performs a modern repertoire as well as traditional brass works from the Renaissance, Baroque, Classical and Romantic periods.

St. Anthony Cathedral Basilica is located in Beaumont at 700 Jefferson St. Admission to the concert is free. For more information, please call the Mary Morgan Moore Department of Music at (409) 880-8144 or visit lamar.edu/music.

 

Contact: Mary Morgan Moore Department of Music
(409) 880-8144
http://www.lamar.edu/music