Saint Martin's University Chorale to perform in 100 Voices Concert on Feb. 27

February 15, 2010

Lacey, Washington — Saint Martin's University Chorale, in collaboration with the South Puget Sound Community College Choir (SPSCC), the Olympia Chamber Orchestra (OCO), and the Opera Pacifica Chorus, is proud to announce a combined performance of Cherubini's Requiem in C Minor on Saturday, February 27 at 7:30 p.m. at the Kenneth J. Minnaert Center for the Arts on the SPSCC campus. The performance is part of the fourth annual 100 Voices Concert in conjunction with the OCO's presentation of “A Community Feast.” General tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for seniors, students, and children. Saint Martin's students, faculty, and staff can purchase tickets for $5 when they show their Saint Martin's ID on the day of the concert at the door.

“Combining forces will SPSCC, OCO, and Opera Pacifica really enriches the Saint Martin's University experience,” says Darrell Born, the director of Saint Martin's University Chorale. “I am so thankful we have a long-standing tradition that provides our students with an opportunity to perform major works such as the Cherubini Requiem Mass. I look forward to many more years of collaboration to come.”

To purchase tickets in advance, at the regular ticket price, visit www.olytix.org or call 360-753-8586 and ask for Olympia Chamber Orchestra’s “Community Feast” concert.

Saint Martin’s University is an independent four-year, Catholic, coeducational university located on a 380-acre wooded campus in Lacey, Washington. Established in 1895 by the Catholic Order of Saint Benedict, the University is one of 18 Benedictine colleges and universities in the United States and Canada, and the only one west of the Rocky Mountains. Saint Martin’s University prepares students for successful lives through its 21 majors and six graduate programs spanning the liberal arts, business, education and engineering. Saint Martin’s welcomes 1,250 students from many ethnic and religious backgrounds to its main campus, and 650 more to its extension campuses located at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Olympic College, Centralia College, and Tacoma Community College.

For additional information:

Genevieve Canceko Chan
Director of communications & marketing
Saint Martin’s University
360-438-4332
gchan@stmartin.edu
www.stmartin.edu