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MUSICIANS’ CONCERT BAND, HOLIDAY CONCERT
TO PERFORM AT SRU DEC. 4
SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa.
– Slippery Rock University will welcome the
Musicians’ Concert Band and the Holiday Chorus to campus Dec.
3 for their annual holiday concert, this year using the theme
“Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas.”
The 4 p.m.
concert in Miller Auditorium is under the direction of Jeff Kroner,
assisted by his brother, Lew Kroner, associate conductor. LaDonna
Linamen conducts the chorus. Both groups are composed of volunteers
who use the musical groups as an outlet for their musical
will feature a number of traditional holiday selections, including
Gary P. Gilroy’s “Christmas Legends,” and
“Ding Dong! Merrily on High” adapted by Jay Dawson.
Selections from the “Nutcracker Suite” will be
presented, and “The Eighth Candle” will be offered with
Lew Kroner conducting.
The Holiday Chorus
and the band will offer “Holiday Favorites,” “The
Christmas Song,” Handel’s “Hallelujah
Chorus” and “Have Yourself a Merry Little
Christmas.” Other band selections will be Leroy
Anderson’s “Sleigh Ride,” and Claude T.
Smith’s “A Rhapsody on Christmas
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