Chamber Singers...AT THE THRESHOLD: A Collaborative Performance and Community Engagement Project

When
Mar 9 2014 - 3:00pm
About this event
Description: 
A Performing Arts Event highlighting “Doorways to Hope” Sunday, March 9th, 2014; Sheldon Museum of Art, Great Hall, 300PM. A UNL Glenn Korff School of Music, Hildegard Center for the Arts/Habitat for Humanity, and Sheldon Museum of Art project. Featuring: UNL Chamber Singers NOVA [Nebraska Organization of Vocal Artists – a gathering of professional singers from Nebraska] Skyros String Quartet NAOVA [Nebraska Academy of Vocal Arts] Children’s Choir UNL Dance students This special concert event is designed to enhance the artistic outreach of the Sheldon Museum of Art Chamber Singers’ Concert Series through a collaboration of Glenn Korff School of Music student musicians, dancers, professional musicians, and community organizations. The performance will be on March 9th, 2014, involving the UNL Chamber Singers, NOVA, a group of professional singers, the Skyros graduate string quartet, the NAOVA children's choir, and students from our dance department. It will be titled, "AT THE THRESHOLD", and will feature the performance of Tarik O'Regan's beautiful work "THE ECSTASIES ABOVE" for Chamber Choir, soloists and string quartet; and also will have individual performances by these ensembles, NAOVA, and the UNL dancers. It will be presented through the Glenn Korff School of Music and the Sheldon Museum of Art as part of the Chamber Singers’ 2013-2014 Concert Series, in partnership with the Hildegard Center for the Arts and the Habitat for Humanity. We are hoping this artistic outreach event will also serve to help raise awareness for their "Doorways To Hope" project, which is centered on the building of a "Habitat Art House" in Lincoln. Additional Public Info: Free and open to the public
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Website: 
music.unl.edu
Location
Sheldon Museum of Art
UNL City Campus
68588 Lincoln, NE
United States
Phone: 4024726865
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