The Fairfield University Glee Club presents Music for a Winter's Evening


8 p.m., Saturday, February 23, 2013
St. Catherine of Siena Church, Riverside, CT

Image: Glee ClubWho: The Fairfield University Glee Club conducted by Carole Ann Maxwell, D.S.M., with accompanist Beth Palmer, and the Reverend Charles H. Allen S.J., Chaplain. The Glee Club numbers over 120 Fairfield University undergraduate and graduate singers. Members will also perform solo and in a variety of collaborations that include Sweet Harmony, Lindsey Gorgol, Nicole Raposo, and Diana Lordi, Directors, The Chamber Singers, and The Bensonians, Rob Preli, Director.

What: Music for a Winter's Evening: The Reverend Vincent J. O'Connor Memorial Concert.
The varied program includes compositions by Wolfgand Amadeus, "Kyrie" and "Sanctus" from Missa Brevis, K.220, and Ave Verum, K. 618; "Vienna" by Linda Eder, "Home" from The Wiz by Charlie Smalls, "Freedom Trilogy" by Paul Halley, and a tribute to the victims of the Sandy Hook tragedy.

When: 8 p.m., Saturday, February 23, 2013

Where: St. Catherine of Siena Church, 4 Riverside Avenue, Riverside, CT

Tickets: $10 in advance; $15 at the door. Children are free.

Information: (203) 637-3661.

The Fairfield University Glee Club performs a varied repertoire of early, classical, and contemporary music in numerous engagements with other choruses, and with Festival and Symphonic Orchestras. Upcoming performances include "Mozart Meets Motown Spring Concert" at 8 p.m. on April 20, 2013, at Fairfield Univeristy's Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts, and the "Glee Goes Back To The Eighties Pops Concert", on 7:30 p.m. on May 2, 2013, also at the Quick Center. Visit www.fairfield.edu/arts/arts_gleeclub.html.

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Media Contact: Mike Horyczun, (203) 254-4000 ext. 2647, mhoryczun@fairfield.edu

Posted on February 14, 2013

Vol. 45, No. 187