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 National Public Radio Features SRU Performance of 'Requiem for Fred Rogers' 

 

SPOTLIGHT

3/1/2004

Contact: K.E. Schwab  -- 724-738-2199;  e-mail: karl.schwab@sru.edu

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PERFORMANCE OF ‘REQUIEM FOR FRED ROGERS’ FEATURED ON NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO

              SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. –  More than 1,000 area residents turned out for two performances of “In Memoriam: A Requiem for Fred Rogers,” written by Pittsburgher Luke Mayernick in honor of the famed children’s television personality and performed by Slippery Rock University’s Orchestra and Choir.

           The premiere performance in St. Justin Church, Mt. Washington, attracted the attention of WDUQ radio and was featured on National Public Radio’s “All Things Considered” news program Tuesday evening.

          Mr. Rogers died Feb. 27, 2003.

          To hear a portion of the program and details on Mr. Mayernick’s efforts in preparing the work

CLICK HERE: (Then click on "Requiem for Fred Rogers"):

http://www.npr.org/rundowns/segment.php?wfId=1742804

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