Clarke Music Department Celebrates Area 175th Anniversaries

posted on October 17, 2008

The Clarke College Music Department will celebrate the 175th anniversaries of the Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary and the founding of the City of Dubuque with a special concert at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 21, in Jansen Music Hall on the Clarke campus. Admission is free and the public is invited to attend.

The concert will feature performances by the Clarke Collegiate Singers, the Clarke Cantabile Singers, and the Clarke Wind Ensemble. Musical selections, reflecting on the joys and hardships of coming to a new land and building a future, will include “Spirit of the Pioneers,” “They Stood at the Edge of the Sky,” and “Promise of Living.”

For more information, contact the Clarke College Marketing and Communication Office at (563)588-6318.


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