The Linn-Benton Community College choirs will perform their spring concert “The Olympic Journey: Going Places,” on Thursday, June 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the LBCC Russell Tripp Performance Center, Takena Hall, 6500 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany.
LBCC director of choral activities, James Reddan, will conduct the performances of the Concert Choir, Re-Choired Element Chamber Choir, Women’s Ensemble, Blue Light Special and the Sirens. Diana Hancock will accompany on piano.
The concert will feature songs from across the choral repertoire performed by LBCC's award winning choirs, including: Leonardo Dreams of His Flying Machine (Eric Whitacre); Doluri (Georgian Drum Dance), It Takes A Village (Szymko); Ride on King Jesus (Moses Hogan); Airplanes, Somebody I Used to Know, Natural Woman, Je le vous dirai (Certon); Gate Gate and much more!
The concert will also feature LBCC's first student conductors conducting Follow the Golden Sun (Gray), and Long Time Ago (Copland). Please join us as we celebrate the Olympic Journey and the ability of music to bring all of us together.
Performance tickets are $10 general admission, $7 for students and seniors, and $5 for under 18 with an adult admission. Tickets can be purchased for no fee online at www.linnbenton.edu/go/tickets, at the Russell Tripp Performance Center Box Office, by phone at 541-917-4531, or two hours prior to the performance. Box Office hours are Tuesday through Thursday, 8 to 10 a.m. and 2 to 4 p.m.
For more information, contact the LBCC theater box office at 541-917-4531. For special needs and accommodations, contact the Office of Disability Services at Phone 541-917-4690 or via Oregon Relay TDD at 1-800-735-2900 at least 72 hours in advance of this event.