Performance Music Presents Noel Night Concert Saturday

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The University of Scranton Singers will present their 44th annual Noel Night concert on Saturday, Dec. 3, in the University's Houlihan-McLean Center (Mulberry Street at Jefferson Avenue). The performance begins at 8 p.m. (Doors will open at 7 p.m., with prelude music beginning at 7:05 p.m.) As a Christmas gift to the community, the Noel Night concert is free and open to the public. Seating is on a first-come, first-seated basis.

The concert will include the full choir, accompanying instrumentalists, and several soloists and guest performers, including famed trumpeter Mark Gould. The ensemble will perform works by Rorem, Bach, Nelhybel, Gordon, Whitacre, Chesnokov, and others, and the program will include seasonal readings. Speakers will include President Kevin P. Quinn, S.J., Harold W. Baillie, Ph.D., provost and vice president for academic affairs, and Leonard G. Gougeon, Ph.D., professor of English and theatre.

The prelude music for the evening will be provided by the University's string orchestra, brass ensemble, and flute choir.

For additional information regarding this event, contact Performance Music at The University of Scranton, (570) 941-7624 or music@scranton.edu.