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Valorie Coleman
Public Relations Director
College of the Ozarks
Point Lookout, MO 65726
Office: (417) 690-2212

April 16, 2018

College of the Ozarks Orchestra to perform concert Friday, April 20

C of O Orchestra to perform April 20, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. The College of the Ozarks Orchestra will perform a concert, highlighting a wide variety of styles, on Friday, April 20, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. in the Newman Recital Hall in the Gittinger Music Building.

POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — On Friday, April 20, 2018, at 7:30 p.m., the College of the Ozarks Orchestra will perform a concert in the Newman Recital Hall in the Gittinger Music Building. The concert is free and open to the public. Tickets are not required: seating is first come, first served.


  • “Fanfare for the Common Man,” by Aaron Copland
  • “Down a Country Lane,” by Aaron Copland
  •  “Bacchanal,” from Samson and Delilah, by Camille Saint-Saëns
  • “In the Steppes of Central Asia,” by Alexander Borodin
  • “L’Arlessienne Suite No. 1,” by Georges Bizet

“The C of O Orchestra spring 2018 concert features works of dramatically contrasting moods,” said Dr. Luke Carlson, assistant professor of music. “We are always excited to share our music with an audience and encourage all ages to come hear this fantastic collection of works. I am particularly proud of the orchestra’s hard work this semester and look forward to sharing the fruits of our labor with our listeners.”

About College of the Ozarks

College of the Ozarks is a private, Christian, liberal arts college, located in Point Lookout, Missouri, on a 1,000-acre campus. 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 No. 1 Best Value Regional College in the Midwest and No. 1 Most Innovative School in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report for 2018. To achieve its vision, the College pursues academic, vocational, Christian, patriotic, and cultural goals. These goals are mirrored in School of the Ozarks, a laboratory school that completes the K-college model.

The Keeter Center — the College’s award-winning lodge, restaurant, and conference facility — was ranked a Top Small Hotel in the U.S. by TripAdvisor for 2018. It features historic lodging, fine dining, and meeting rooms. With more than 350 student workers, it is the largest work station on campus. Follow College of the Ozarks at or on Twitter @CofOHardWorkU.


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