POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — On Friday, April 21, 2017, at 7:30 p.m., the College of the Ozarks Orchestra will perform a concert in the Gittinger Music Building Recital Hall. The concert is free and open to the public. Tickets are not required; seating is first come, first served.
· “Hebrides Overture,” by Felix Mendelssohn
· “Variations on a Hymn Tune,” by James Primosch
· “Mother Goose Suite,” by Maurice Ravel
· “Slavonic Dances, op. 46,” by Antonin Dvorak
“Our orchestra program encompasses a wide variety of styles and time periods,” said Dr. Luke Carlson, assistant professor of music. “The thoughtful and introspective mood of the Mendelssohn and Ravel contrast nicely with the vibrant and upbeat variations of James Primosch. The concert will close with a selection of four of the beloved Slavonic Dances by Dvorak. All are welcome to this exciting spring concert!”
For additional information, contact the Public Relations Office at (417) 690-2212.
About College of the Ozarks
College of the Ozarks is a Christian, liberal arts college located on a 1,000-acre campus in Point Lookout, Missouri. Christian values, hard work, and financial responsibility comprise the fundamental building blocks of the “Hard Work U.” experience. The College earns numerous accolades yearly, including being named the #1 Best Value College in the Midwest for 2015 by “U.S. News & World Report.”
The Keeter Center — the College’s upscale lodge, restaurant, and conference facility — was ranked the No. 1 Top Small Hotel in the U.S. by TripAdvisor for 2016. It features fine dining, historic lodging, and meeting rooms. With more than 350 student workers, it is the largest work station on the College of the Ozarks campus.
To achieve its vision, College of the Ozarks pursues academic, vocational, Christian, patriotic and cultural goals. These goals are mirrored in School of the Ozarks, begun in fall 2012 for high school students, and the S. Truett Cathy Lower School, opened in fall 2014 to K-sixth grade students. Seventh and eighth grades were added in fall 2015, completing the K-college model. For information, call the public relations office at (417) 690-2212 or visit www.cofo.edu. Follow College of the Ozarks at www.facebook.com/collegeoftheozarks or on Twitter @CofOHardWorkU.
04.20.17 – Kendra Fleury