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SRU’s ANNUAL ‘PRISM’ CONCERT
TO OFFER ARRAY OF MUSICAL STYLES, GROUPS
SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. – Slippery Rock University’s annual
Prism concert, presented by the music department, will again
spotlight an array of musical styles, including jazz, percussion,
flutes, brass and vocal groups, including a barbershop
The 4 p.m.
Sunday [March 21] will be offered in Miller Auditorium. Tickets,
available at the door, are $5 for adults and $3 for students, with
the proceeds supporting the Kate Brennan Music Education
Scholarship, named in honor of the retired chair of the department,
and the Sue Shuttleworth Music Therapy Scholarship, named in honor
of an assistant professor in the department. Tickets may be
purchased at the door and ticket prices are $5 for adults and $3
The program will feature 15 student ensembles,
including the University’s jazz ensemble, jazz combo,
percussion ensembles, flute choirs, brass ensembles, chamber
singers, university choir and a barbershop quartet.
“Prism” is organized by SRU music education
students with Stacey Steele, assistant professor of music serving
as adviser. She notes, “This is one of the music departments'
favorite performance opportunities. It is so satisfying to see all
of the music students come together in the planning and
implementation of this concert. All of our students look
forward to this event, and it is the perfect time for families and
community members to see what wonderful and diverse talent the
music department offers."
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