RIT Music Program and Gospel Ensemble Present Annual Holiday Concert
“Music for the Holidays” features seasonal favorites
Dec. 10, 2009
by William Dube
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Rochester Institute of Technology will present a program of yuletide classics for the entire family at its annual holiday concert this Saturday. “Music for the Holidays” will feature multiple ensembles from the RIT music program and the RIT Gospel Ensemble performing such favorites as Joy to the World, Emmanuel and 12 Days of Christmas.
“This concert gives our students an opportunity to showcase their talents, while also helping to make the holiday season a little brighter for RIT and the Rochester community,” notes Carl Atkins, professor and director of the RIT music program.
The event is produced by the Center for Campus Life and the College of Liberal Arts and begins at 7:30 p.m. in Ingle Auditorium. A $2 suggested donation benefits the Alfred L. Davis Endowed Music Fund.
WHAT: Music for the Holidays
WHO: RIT Student Ensembles
WHEN: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 12
WHERE: Ingle Auditorium, Student Alumni Union, RIT campus
ADMISSION: $2 suggested donation