News Release


MMC to host 75th Anniversary Concert Premier

Published Date4\29\2013
Mount Marty College will celebrate the 75th anniversary of the College on Sunday, May 5 with a premier of new work by South Dakota composer Stephen Yarbrough. The piece is written for Choir, Brass Choir, Mezzo-Soprano, Baritone, Piano, and Percussion, and will feature the MMC Mixed Choir, the Mount Marty Choral Union, instrumentalists from Yankton and the surrounding community, and a vocal soloist and pianist form the University of South Dakota.

The work was commissioned and funded by Peter and Catherine McGovern, Mount Marty College, Sacred Heart Monastery, and a grant from the South Dakota Arts Council.

The concert will be conducted by Kenneth Tice, ABD, Chair of the Music Department and Director of Choral Activities at Mount Marty College.

For more information on Mount Marty College please visit www.mtmc.edu.