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Dec. 4: Contemporary Vocal and Instrumental Ensembles
Performance set for Halling Recital Hall.
Minnesota State University, Mankato Department of Music News Release, 11-25-2014
Mankato, Minn. – University Contemporary Vocal And Instrumental Ensembles will perform Thursday, Dec. 4 at 7:30 pm in the Elias J. Halling Recital Hall of the Earley Center for Performing Arts, 320 Maywood Ave.
The vocal ensembles will be performing the Holiday music of popular a capella groups Pentatonix, Take 6, and Home Free.
The contemporary instrumental combos will be performing a mix of jazz, pop, and rock music such as "Autumn Leaves," "All Blues," and "Pick Up The Pieces."
The newly formed Electronic Music Ensemble has recorded remixes of popular songs that will be played over the house system as pre-concert and post-concert music. The group will also perform an original composition that is a collaboration of the members of the ensemble, incorporating pre-recorded tracks with the live performance.
Concert admission is $9; $7 for students with a valid MavCard. Discount tickets are available online for University students. Advance purchase is strongly encouraged. Those who wish to purchase tickets online should go to www.mnsu.edu/music. For more information, call the Performance Series office, 507-389-5549.