September 16, 2018
3:00 pm
Music at Butler

Music at Butler: Showcase Concert Percussion Ensemble, Chorale, Butler Symphony Orchestra, and University Choir

This concert will feature the Butler Percussion Ensemble, the Butler Symphony Orchestra, and the Butler Chorale and University Choir. The percussion ensemble will perform a new work by Ivan Trevino, music by Drew Worden, and a traditional West-African rhythm called "Kuku". The choirs will perform music by Thompson and Haydn, and a traditional Sea Isles spiritual, "Yonder Come Day". The orchestra will perform the overture to Smetana's "The Bartered Bride", and will be joined by the choirs and faculty members Kate Boyd, Dana Zenobi and Oliver Worthington in Beethoven's "Choral Fantasy", opus 80.