Night of the Classical Masters
February 21, 2017
University of Mobile, Chorale: Rutter Requiem
The String Orchestra, under the direction of local professional Violinist – Enen Yu, will perform a selection which will open the program followed by Symphonic Winds, performing Mozart’s Symphony Number 35 ending with the University of Mobile’s Chorale ensemble performing the Rutter Requiem.
UM Jazz Band: Sacred Swing
Saturday, March 25, 2017
University of Mobile – Ram Hall
$10 – General Admission
The Jazz Band is back for their Spring Concert! Director of Instrumental Studies, Mr. Kenn Hughes, has put together an enlightening presentation of Hymns, Spirituals, and Gospel music that’ll make you want to jump up and jive. Familiar tunes include Amazing Grace; Swing Low, Sweet Chariot, When The Saints Go Marching In, and As David Danced.
Saviour: A Modern Oratorio
April 7, 2017
First Baptist Church of Fairhope
Saviour is an inspiring narrative of the Christian faith that fuses classical musical styles with contemporary forms. The story, which takes us from creation through resurrection, is a picture of God pursuing His people. This beautiful event features the instrumentalists and vocalists of the University of Mobile’s Center for Performing Arts/Roger Breland School of Music.
UM Musical: The Secret Garden
April 22 & 23, 2017
Saraland Performing Arts Center
$25 – General Admission $10 – Student with school ID
This enchanting musical by Pulitzer Prize-winner Marsha Norman and Lucy Simon contains some of the most beautiful music written for the stage. When young Mary Lennox loses her parents to a cholera outbreak in India, she is sent to live with her uncle in Britain, Archibald Craven, who lives in a sad prison of regret. Mary’s love begins to change the empty manor house and the discovery of a once beautiful garden, leads the audience to a touching story of love and redemption. Directed by Bruce Earnest
April 30, 2017
This is an annual favorite for the Center for Performing Arts for students, friends and family. The extravaganza will feature many of the university’s 22 performing ensembles in a concert that closes out the University of Mobile Performing Arts Series for the 2016-2017 season.
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