Hymns, related music presented Dec. 9

The College-Community Orchestra will join singers from the Church of the Resurrection for a program of 20th century American hymns and hymn-based works at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9.

The concert will take place at the Church of the Resurrection, 120 West Fifth St. in Oswego. The church’s singers are under the direction of Leon Carapetyan, an emeritus member of the music faculty, while Professor Juan Francisco La Manna conducts the College-Community Orchestra.

The program will feature old American hymns and 20th century hymn-based compositions by such notable arrangers as Aaron Copland, Charles Ives, Henry Cowell and Mike McFerron.

A suggested admission donation of $5 supports the music department’s Orchestral Scholarship.

For more information, call the SUNY Oswego music department at 312-2130.

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(Posted: Nov 23, 2005)