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Mount Marty Music Department Announces Upcoming Events


Published Date4\10\2013
The MMC Music Department will present a Spring Choral Concert on Thursday, April 11th, at 7:30pm in Marian Auditorium, on the Yankton campus. This concert will feature the MMC Mixed Choir, Chamber Choir, and Smooth Benediction. The music will range from a Renaissance motet, Russian church music, to contemporary compositions and musical theater. A sneak peak will also be given at a selection from the upcoming commission premiere by Stephen Yarbrough. The concert is free and open to the public.

Friday, April 12th, the MMC Music Department is also please to present the debut concert of the Mount Marty Choral Union. "Music fit for a King", will present George Frederick Handel's Coronation Anthem No. 2, selections by Richard Nance, and Franz Joseph Haydn's Te Deum. The event will also feature the sneak peak selection from the upcoming commission premiere by Stephen Yarbrough. This concert is free and open to the public with donations taken at the door.

Thursday, April 18th, at 7:30pm the MMC Music Department will present the Annual Home Concert for the Jazz Band and MMC Choirs after their two day tour of Chamberlain and surrounding area. Their tour begins on Tuesday, April 16 at 8:15 am where they will visit Menno Public School, at 11:00 am the Ethan School District and at 1:50 pm the Plankinton Public School. On Wednesday, April 17 at 8:25 am the Music Department will perform at the Chamberlain High School, at 10:45 am Platte-Geddes Community School and 2:30 pm at the Armour School District. To complete the tour, on Thursday, April 18 at 7:30 pm the jazz band and choirs will present the Home Concert in Marian Auditorium. Come welcome these groups back home and enjoy everything from jazz standards, pop hits, musical theater, and more. This concert is also free and open to the public.

For more information on the Mount Marty College music department, please contact department chair, Kenneth Tice, at kenneth.tice@mtmc.edu or 605-668-1539.