Annual Holiday Gala Concert: In the Spirit of Giving

Come enjoy a celebration of the holidays through music, poetry, and stories at the Friends of Music Annual Holiday Gala concert on Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. with a family matinee performance on Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. at the Frank Center Theater on the campus of Shepherd University.

Sponsored by Bowles Rice Attorneys at Law, the Holiday Gala will feature performances by the Shepherd University Wind Symphony, Jazz Ensemble, Chamber Singers, Camerata Singers, Men's Choir, and Concert Choir, with narration by Dr. Rob Tudor.

The Sunday matinee will be a special treat for children and their families. In addition to the concert performance, there will be a Sing-along led by Dr. Rob Tudor, chairman of the Department of Music, an Instrument "Petting Zoo" for all ages, and a special guest appearance by Santa Claus!

General admission for the Saturday evening Holiday Gala concert is $20; $18 for faculty, staff, seniors 65+ and military; $10 for age 18 and under; and free for Shepherd students with Rambler ID. Special pricing for the Sunday matinee is $15 general admission; $10 for faculty, staff, seniors 65+ and military; $5 for age 18 and under; and free for Shepherd students with Rambler ID. For the Sunday matinee, children age 5 and under accompanied by an adult are FREE. Seating is limited and all concertgoers must obtain a ticket!

The Friends of Music is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that supports and promotes musical excellence at Shepherd University and throughout the region. For subscriptions, tickets, and all FOM information please contact: 304.876.5765, friends@sufom.org, and visit www.sufom.org.