Chamber Singers Italian Adventure Concert Feb. 2

January 27th, 2010 by Adam


Plymouth, N.H.—The Plymouth State University Chamber Singers and members of the university’s Italian immersion course will present a concert, slide program and reflections from their recent three-week tour of Italy Tuesday, Feb. 2 at 7 p.m. in the Smith Recital Hall at the Silver Center for the Arts.

While visiting Rome, Amelia, Florence and Venice, the Chamber Singers performed in San Marco Basilica in Venice and Santa Susanna, the American Church, in Rome, presenting 11 concerts in total. In addition, the group studied Italian every day with their language professor who accompanied them on the trip.

The Chamber Singers, an auditioned choir of 25-30 voices, is directed by Stevens-Bristow Distinguished Professor of Music Dan Perkins.

There is no charge for admission to the program, but free tickets may be obtained at the Silver Center Box Office, (603) 535-ARTS or (800) 779-3869.

For information about the program contact Dr. Perkins at (603) 535-2367 or via e-mail to danp@plymouth.edu.
Information about programs at the Silver Center is online at silver.plymouth.edu.

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