LAWRENCE - The University of Kansas School of Music proudly presents Holiday Vespers on the Road at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 6, 2013. Admission is free, but tickets are required. Please call 913-469-4445 for ticket information. The event is sponsored by Reach Out Kansas, Inc.
The 89th Annual Holiday Vespers will feature the KU Choirs conducted by Paul Tucker, KU director of choral activities and Mariana Farah, KU associate director of choral activities, and the KU Symphony Orchestra, guest conducted by Sharon Toulouse, KU assistant director of bands. The program will include Pilgrim’s Hymn by Stephen Paulus; Autumn Soliloquy by James Barnes, KU professor of music composition, and featuring soloist Vince Gnojek, KU professor of saxophone; Lo, How a Rose by Jan Sandström; The Snow by E. Elgar; selections from The Nutcracker by P. Tchaikovsky; audience sing-a-longs; and more.
For more information, contact the KU School of Music at 785-864-3436 or visit www.music.ku.edu.