School of Music to present fall choral concert Oct. 29

The Western Carolina University School of Music will present its annual fall choral concert on Thursday, Oct. 29, in the recital hall of the Coulter Building.

Three WCU choral ensembles will be performing during the Thursday, Oct. 29, concert at the university’s Coulter Building.

Three WCU choral ensembles will be performing during the Thursday, Oct. 29, concert at the university’s Coulter Building.

The free concert begins at 7:30 p.m. and will feature performances by three of the university’s choral ensembles, all conducted by Michael Lancaster, director of choral activities at WCU.

The University Chorus, Early Music Ensemble and Concert Choir will perform works by Mozart, Brahms and Handel, as well as compositions by Orlandus Lassus, William Byrd, Aaron Copland and Moses Hogan, among others. The accompanist will be Ann Tiner, piano.

“The choral students in all three choirs this semester rehearse well and want to excel,” said Lancaster. “They are a pleasure to conduct.”

For more information, contact the WCU School of Music at 828-227-7242.