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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


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Beth Sorensen
Office of Communications
503/777-7574
beth.sorensen@reed.edu


REED COLLEGIUM MUSICUM PRESENTS SPRING CONCERT

The singers of the Reed Collegium Musicum present their annual spring concert on Thursday, April 24, at 8 p.m. in Reed's Eliot Hall chapel. Admission is free and open to the public.

The program commemorates the anniversaries in 1997 of Johannes Brahms (d. 1897), Felix Mendelssohn (d. 1847), Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel (d. 1847), and Franz Schubert (b. 1797); choral pieces by Clara Wieck Schumann are also included. The singers are conducted by Virginia Hancock, associate professor of music; the concert will also feature student conductors Kerry McCarthy '97 and John Vogt '98 and pianist Bonnie Garrett, director of private music instruction.