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08 Dec
Women's Choral Ensemble Holiday Concert
Event Type

Concerts & Performances

Topic

Arts & Culture, Campus & Community

Website

http://music.pitt.edu/events/womens-c...

Cost

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Women's Choral Ensemble Holiday Concert

Join the Women's Choral Ensemble for music of the holidays in the beauty of Heinz Memorial Chapel.

Founded in 1927, the University of Pittsburgh Women's Choral Ensemble is open to all women of the University community, including undergraduates, graduate students, and staff. The ensemble sings the National Anthem for the Pitt women's soccer team home games, participates in the Women's Choir Festival in Western Pennsylvania, and performs each semester on campus. The members rehearse three hours per week and receive one college credit each semester for their participation. The group performs repertory ranging from traditional sacred and secular classics to international folk songs, popular music, and show tunes. The ensemble can be frequently heard  performing the National Anthem at Women's Volleyball games, Men's Soccer, Baseball, Softball, Wrestling, and Swimming in addition to Women's soccer games. Auditions are held each fall.

Tickets are available through the University of Pittsburgh Stages Box Office, by calling 412-624-7529, or visiting music.pitt.edu/tickets. Tickets in advance: general admission is $8.50; non-Pitt students and seniors are $5.  At the door: general admission is $15; non-Pitt students and seniors are $10. Pitt students: free with valid ID.

 

Saturday, December 8 at 8:00 p.m.

Heinz Memorial Chapel
Fifth and Bellefield Avenues, Pittsburgh, PA, 15260

Event Registration Required

This event requires registration.