(March 24, 2008)

Contact: Rick DelaHaya, Centenary News Services, 318.869.5073

Centenary's Hurley School of Music Announces April Concert Schedule

SHREVEPORT, La. — Centenary's Hurley School of Music anticipates an exciting month of various concerts and recitals. Unless otherwise noted, events will take place in the Anderson Auditorium in the Hurley School of Music Building.

All concerts are free and open to the public. Concerts are subject to change. Please call the Hurley School of Music at 318-869-5235 to verify dates and times or contact Candy Maynard at email.

  • Friday, April 4 at 7:30 p.m.
    Opera Workshop Production—The Mikado
  • Saturday, April 5 at 7:30 p.m.
    Opera Workshop Production—The Mikado
  • Sunday, April 6 at 3 p.m.
    Whited Room of Bynum Commons
    Centenary Flute Ensemble Concert
  • Monday, April 7 at 7:30 p.m.
    Ruben Reyes Sophomore piano recital
  • Tuesday, April 8 at 7:30 p.m.
    Theta Chi/Sigma lota Concert
    Donations from this benefit concert will go to "Adopt and Instrument" and the American Cancer Society. It will be a night of musical variety...from opera and Broadway...to chamber music to jazz. The concert is free and open to the public; however donations are encouraged for the benefit of the organizations mentioned.
  • Wednesday, April 9 at 7:30 p.m.
    Wind Ensemble Concert
  • Friday, April 11 at 7:30pm
    Camerata and Chorale Concert
  • Saturday, April 12 at 7:30 p.m.
    Kollege Kapers
  • Sunday, April 13 at 3:00p.m.
    First United Methodist Church, Shreveport Centenary Choir Festival Encore Concert
  • Monday, April 14 at 7:30 p.m.
    Hurley Orchestra Concert
    This concert will feature compositions submitted by high-school students in the 4th Annual Composition contest.
  • Wednesday, April 16 at 7:30pm
    Chamber Winds Concert
  • Thursday, April 17 at 7:30pm
    Missy Wise Junior Voice Recital
  • Friday, April 25 at 7:30 p.m.
    Lori Lusted Senior vocal recital
  • Saturday, April 26 at 4:00pm and 7:30pm
    Brigham Young University Symphony Band Concerts (admission is free, but tickets required & available in Hurley 103)
  • Sunday, April 27 at 3 p.m.
    Baroque Artists of Shreveport Concert
  • Wednesday, April 30 at 7:30pm
    Karen Massey Senior Lecture Recital - "The Women of Rogers and Hammerstein"

About Hurley School of Music

The Hurley School of Music, a professional music school within a liberal arts college, has as its mission the training and development of undergraduate music students in the Bachelor of Music and the Bachelor of Arts curricula. The School of Music is an integral part of Centenary College and embraces and affirms the college's liberal arts philosophy, while at the same time supporting the intensive specialization required for the Bachelor of Music degree. It provides opportunities for all segments of the college and the community to experience the art of music through class offerings, applied music study, ensemble participation and the presentation of concerts.

About Centenary College of Louisiana

Centenary College is a private, four-year arts and sciences college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Founded in 1825, it is the oldest chartered liberal arts college west of the Mississippi River and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Centenary is one of 16 colleges and universities constituting the Associated Colleges of the South and is regularly rated as one of the top colleges in the South. In 2008 Centenary College celebrates 100 years in Shreveport and Bossier City.