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SFA's Trombone Choir to perform program of beautiful chorales

November 13, 2018 - Robbie Goodrich
The Trombone Choir at Stephen F. Austin State University will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27, in Cole Concert Hall on the SFA campus.

NACOGDOCHES, TEXAS - The Trombone Choir at Stephen F. Austin State University will perform a recital at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27, in Cole Concert Hall on the SFA campus.

The 32-piece Trombone Choir, under the direction of Dr. Deb Scott, professor of trombone in the SFA School of Music, and Dr. Danny Chapa, low brass instructor, will play several beautiful chorales.

The program features "Hear the Voice and Prayer" by Thomas Tallis, transcribed by Robert P. Holland, and The Beatle's "Yesterday," arranged by Dr. A.C. "Buddy" Himes, dean of the SFA College Fine Arts.

Another highlight of the program is an arrangement of "Rakoczy March" by Hector Berlioz.

Scott will conduct a smaller group of 10 players performing "Concertante Antiphonale" by David Uber.

The program will conclude with David Kneupper's arrangement of "White Christmas" by Irving Berlin and "Good King Wenceslas" arranged by Tommy Pederson.

Cole Concert Hall is located in the Tom and Peggy Wright Music Building, 2210 Alumni Drive.

The concert is a joint presentation of the College of Fine Arts and School of Music. Tickets are $8 for adults, $6 for seniors and $3 for students and youth. For tickets or more information, call the SFA Fine Arts Box Office at (936) 468-6407 or visit www.finearts.sfasu.edu.