Fox Chapel Area School District Major Works Concert PDF Print E-mail
The Fox Chapel Area School District Music Department will present its 11th annual major works concert Sunday, October 23, 2005. This year’s performance will be “Carmina Burana” by Carl Orff. It will feature performances by the Fox Chapel Area High School Concert Choir, Women’s Choir, and Men’s Choir, as well as performances by members of the Fox Chapel Area High School Orchestra and Band. Additionally, students from Dorseyville Middle School, Fairview Elementary School, Hartwood Elementary School, Kerr Elementary School, and O’Hara Elementary School will also participate. More than 250 student singers and musicians will be featured in the concert, as well as several Fox Chapel Area School District staff members. Professional guest soloists will include soprano Candace Erb, tenor Robert Frankenberry, and baritone Brett Stater. A preconcert lecture presented by Latin scholar and Fox Chapel Area High School teacher Mark Matusiak will begin at 7 p.m.

The concert will be performed at 7:30 p.m. at Carnegie Music Hall in Oakland. The doors open at 6:30 p.m. and a $10 per person donation will be requested for admission. Tickets will be sold to the general public October 10, 11, and 12 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the activities entrance of the high school. Tickets will also be sold at the door pending availability.