TNCC’s Choral Ensemble and Brass Ensemble to Present Spring Concerts

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Thomas Nelson Community College invites the community-at-large to the performance of the College’s Brass Ensemble on Thursday, April 26 and the Choral Ensemble on Friday, April 27. The two free concerts will each be held at the Mary T. Christian Auditorium on the College’s Hampton campus at 7:30 p.m.

The Brass Ensemble’s concert features festive music of the Renaissance, the inspired and heroic music of the Baroque and the lyrical, elegant music of the Classical era. Also included in the program are solo vocal performances of patriotic and hymnal favorites. The Choral Ensemble’s concert features African-American spirituals, the choral music of Bach, Handel, Haydn, and Mozart, along with selections from Andrew L. Webber’s, Phantom of the Opera. A brass Quartet will accompany the Choral Ensemble.

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Thomas Nelson Community College’s Brass Ensemble and Choral Ensemble to Perform this Holiday Season

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Come get “in the mood” for the holidays! Thomas Nelson Community College invites the community-at-large to the debut of the College’s Brass Ensemble on Thursday, December 7 at 7:30 p.m.  The Ensemble will perform music of Georg F. Handel, Franz J. Haydn and Ludwig von Beethoven in addition to other holiday songs and Christmas carols.

Also, on Friday, December 8 at 7:30 p.m., the College’s Choral Ensemble will present their second annual Holiday concert. Felix Mendelssohn and selections from Handel’s “Messiah” will be featured along with carols from England, Germany and Ukraine. The audience will be invited to join the Choral Ensemble in the singing of the carols and songs of the holiday season. Both performances will take place at the Mary T. Christian Auditorium on the College’s Hampton campus. Admission is free and open to the public.

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