Whittier College News Release

For Immediate Release - April 8, 1999
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The Whittier College Choir's Home Concert

WHAT: Whittier College Choir
WHEN: Saturday, April 10, 8 p.m.
WHERE: The Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts at Whittier College,
13406 Philadelphia St., Whittier

COST: $10.00

ADD: The Whittier College Choir--under the direction of Stephen Gothold, professor of music--includes 53 singers from all over the United States, and has a rich tradition of performance tours, including previous trips to the Northwest, Hawaii, Colorado, New England, Washington D.C. and Europe. The choir has also performed for three U.S. Presidents.

This year's home concert program includes sacred music from several centuries, a motet by Johann Sebastian Bach, "Canadian Rhapsody," folk songs and spirituals. Additionally, the Whittier College Woman's Chorale, Barbershop Quartet and Varsity Handbell Choir will perform.

INFORMATION: (562) 907-4237

Whittier College Office of Communications
13406 Philadelphia P.O. Box 634 Whittier, CA 90608-0634
Tel: (562) 907-4213 Fax: (562) 907-4927