Saint Martin's College spring concert will be April 28

Tuesday, April 20, 2004

Lacey, Wash. - Songs and hymns from many countries will highlight the annual Saint Martin’s College music department spring concert Wednesday, April 28. The concert will be at 7 p.m. at the college’s Worthington Conference Center, 5300 Pacific Ave. Admission is by donation.

Vocal and instrumental selections will be performed by the Saint Martin’s Concert Band, conducted by Mark Montemayo, and by the Saint Martin’s Chorale, Men’s Ensemble and Women’s Ensemble, all conducted by Darrell Born, chair of the college’s music department.

Born said musical selections will span from Israeli and African folk songs to African-American gospel and hymns of Irish, German, English and American origin. Pop numbers, including a Cole Porter tune and The Fleetwoods’ “Come Softly to Me” will be part of the program, as well.

A concert highlight will be performances by music department solo competition finalists Sunny Gold, a senior from Shelton, and Matthew Lambrecht, a senior from La Center.

For more information, please call the college’s music department, 360-438-4506.

For more information:
Darrell Born, chair, music department
Director, Saint Martin’s Chorale
360-438-4506 or dborn@stmartin.edu

Deanna Partlow, media relations coordinator
Saint Martin’s Office of Communication
360-438-4541 or dpartlow@stmartin.edu