Contact: Wendel Sloan at 505.562.2253
Reporter: Dr. Patrice Caldwell
PORTALES—The Eastern New Mexico University Department of Music and the University Friends of Music are presenting a special concert of the ENMU-Portales and the ENMU-Roswell choirs performing an all-Schubert program of choral music on Sunday, March 18, at 4 p.m. in the University Theatre Center on the Portales campus. The choirs will be accompanied by the Caprock Pro Musica Chamber Orchestra from Lubbock, Texas, and directed by Dr. Jason Paulk, director of choral activities at ENMU.
The musical program features special pieces for men's chorus, women's chorus, and a solo performance of "Stšndchen-Serenade" by Dr. Jeanie Ornellas, ENMU professor of music, with the women's chorus. The major work of the concert will be the combined choruses' performance of Schubert's Mass in G, featuring solo performances by ENMU students. A reception following the performance will allow audience and performances to visit in the foyer of the Theatre Center.
Tickets will be available at the Department of Music office, the Office of Fine Arts, or Sunday before the performance. General admission is $15 per person; $5 for any student with ID; $10 for members of the University Friends of Music, senior citizens (55+), and Cannon Air Force Base personnel; and free for children under 12 accompanied by an adult.
For more information, or to reserve tickets, call the ENMU Department of Music at 505.562.2377 or the College of Fine Arts at 505.562.2373, or stop by Room 115 in ENMU's Music Building.