Saint Martin’s to present Hope Concert
April 4, 2007
Lacey, Wash. – The Saint Martin’s University music
department will present the annual Hope Concert on Friday, April 20 at
7:30 p.m. at the Saint Martin’s Pavilion, 5300 Pacific Ave. SE in Lacey.
The public is invited to attend.
The performance will showcase individual members of
the Saint Martin’s University Chorale. The choir will perform selections
by American composers like Aaron Copland and George Gershwin. Student
performers will be seen in solos and duets ranging from musical theater
standards to pop rock selections. The University’s Jazz Band will
perform jazz standards and accompany many of the performers.
Admission to the Hope Concert is free, however
donations will be accepted. Donations will be used to benefit the
University’s sister school in Tanzania. Funds raised will contribute to
construction of housing for teachers and visiting teachers at the
Tanzania school. For more information about the program, please call the
University’s department of music, 360-438-4506, or Campus Ministry,
Saint Martin’s University prepares students for
successful lives through its 22 majors and six graduate programs
spanning the liberal arts, business, education and engineering. A
Catholic, Benedictine university, Saint Martin’s welcomes 1,100 students
from many ethnic and religious backgrounds to its Lacey, Washington main
campus, and 600 more to three extension campuses.
For additional information:
Interim communication director
Saint Martin’s University