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March 31, 2010

World premiere of Chinese songs by U-M Men's Glee Club, April 10, 2010

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What a wonderful occasion to debut these classics! Our congratulations to the Men’s Glee Club. See you at the concert!

University of Michigan Men's Glee Club
150th Annual Spring Concert
Saturday April 10, 2010, 8:00pm
Hill Auditorium
825 North University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109

The Men’s Glee Club celebrates 150 years of Tradition, Camaraderie, and Musical Excellence with this concert of music from around the world. Honoring the great international tours to six continents that the Club has taken for over the past half century, the Club presents music from Germany, Russia, China, Japan, Polynesia, Jamaica, and England. Repertoire includes Standchen by Franz Schubert, Spaseniye sodelal by Pavel Chesnekov, Ka Hia Manu arranged by Steven Hatfield, and world premieres of Chinese songs Deng Guan Que Lou (登鹳雀楼) and Gao Shan Quin (高山青)arranged by assistant conductor Reed Criddle. As always, the concert also includes the a cappella antics of The Friars and concludes with rousing Michigan songs. It’s part two of a memorable doubleheader that begins Saturday afternoon at 3pm in Hill Auditorium with the 150th Celebration Alumni Concert.


Posted by zzhu at March 31, 2010 08:11 PM