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Whittier College
Office of Public Relations
13406 Philadelphia St.
P.O. Box
634
Whittier, CA  90608-0634
 

March 12, 2002  
Contact:  Judy Browning  at (562) 907-4216

Reference: 01/02: 52                                                                              

 Choir from Pittsburg State in Concert at Whittier 

WHAT:                       Concert by the Pittsburg State University Choir

WHEN:                       7:30 p.m., Friday, March 15

WHERE:                    Whittier College Chapel
                              13406 Philadelphia Street, Whittier

COST:                      Free

ADD:                      Directed by Susan Marchant, director of choral activities, the Pittsburg State University Choir will present a diverse program of classical, folk and spiritual music.  In addition to the larger choir, the program will include songs by a mixed choral and men’s group.  The appearance is one of several Southern California stops the choir is making on its biennial spring tour. Songs for the concert will be selected from a list that includes Mozart, Beethoven and Poulenc, and such spiritual tunes as “When David Heard,” “Swing Low, Sweet Chariot” and “Ain’t Got Time to Die,” as well as Thai, Russian, Polish and American folk songs. 

INFORMATION:     Call the Music Department at (562) 907-4237

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