Student Ensembles Warm up May at Plymouth State

May 2nd, 2011 by Adam

Plymouth, N.H.–Students in the Plymouth State University Department of Music, Theatre, and Dance will present four ensemble concerts in May, all at the Silver Center for the Arts.

The PSU Percussion Ensemble will perform at 7 p.m. May 4 in the Studio Theatre. The ensemble program features an eclectic blend of music, including original compositions. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for seniors and youth at the Silver Center Box Office, (603) 535-ARTS (2787) or (800) 779-3869.

The Guitar Ensemble is scheduled May 9 at 7 p.m., also in the Studio Theatre. There is no charge for admission to this program.

Student jazz ensembles will perform at 7 p.m. May 10 in the Studio Theatre. The program will feature the PSU Jazz Band playing a variety of modern big band arrangements. The band will play some exciting swing and Latin charts and will also feature vocalist Krystal Morin, a senior music education major from Atkinson, Mass. Tickets are $6 for adults and $4 for seniors and youth at the Silver Center Box Office, (603) 535-ARTS (2787) or (800) 779-3869.

Ensemble performances conclude May 11 at 7 p.m. when the PSU Chamber Players perform in the Smith Recital Hall. The program includes chamber works performed by flute and clarinet choirs, a woodwind quintet and piano ensembles. There is no charge for admission to this program.

General information about events at PSU is available at ThisWeek@PSU, http://thisweek.blogs.plymouth.edu.

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