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NGU orchestra presents free concert Oct. 28

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Published on Monday, October 20, 2014

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North Greenville University's orchestra presents a free concert on Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 7 p.m.
 

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North Greenville University's orchestra presents a free concert on Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 7 p.m.

 

The North Greenville University Orchestra will present “Heroes – Music for those who gave that we might live” on Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 7 p.m. in Turner Chapel. The concert is free and the public is invited.

The orchestra will perform works from revolutionary Italy, WWI England, and works representative of WWII Poland and the Czech Republic, and WWII Soviet Union. 

Throughout the evening concert the selected works’ associations will be described and NGU ROTC cadets will present short biographies and citations of Congressional Medal of Honor recipients from World Wars I and II, Korea, Vietnam, the War in Iraq, and Afghanistan. The cadets will tell of men who gave of themselves in order to defend our nation, the sacrifice of men who dared to die. 

The orchestra and the NGU Singers will conclude the concert.

On the program:

• Verdi's Overture to Nabucco

• Farrar's Heroic Elegy

• Williams’ Three Pieces from Schindler’s List with Dr. Leslie Warlick, solo violin,

• Ippolitov-Ivanov's Caucasian Sketches

• Anderson/Habegger/Forrest's His Robes for Mine

 

 

 

 

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