UMO Announces Fall Concert Series

UMO Announces Fall Concert Series

 

MOUNT OLIVE-  The University of Mount Olive has announced its fall Concert Series events.  These events are made possible in part by the Fine Arts Circle.  The events are free and open to the public.

The first of the two Concert Series events is scheduled for Saturday, September 27th, and will feature Tami Tango Trio.  The 7:30 PM event will be held at the Assembly Hall, which is located on 207 Wooten Street in Mount Olive.

 

Tami Tango Trio is an internationally acclaimed Argentine music and dance ensemble.  Eduardo Tami, the group’s founder, is one of Latin America’s most renowned flutists. With a combination of tangos, milongas, valses, and Candombes, the performance is sure to deliver a vibrant and enjoyable experience. The exciting ensemble spotlights the trio of flute, guitar, and piano, accompanied by a talented dance duo. The energizing performance is sure to please the audience and exhibit the Latin American culture.

 

Ascendo3 will be the second featured fall Concert Series event.  The group will perform on Thursday, October 23rd at 7:30 PM in the Assembly Hall (207 Wooten Street).

 

Ascendo3 provides a unique musical experience that delivers an invigorating, international collaboration with contemporary composers. The music embodies masterful programming of new acoustic and electroacoustic works. The presentation includes fresh, bold productions of works by J. S. Bach, Vivaldi, Beethoven, Poulenc, Rachmaninoff, Gershwin, Piazzolla, Bernstein, Lennon-McCartney and others. With flexible, intriguing interactions with the audience, the recital is sure to keep the audience fully entertained.

 

For more information about these free events, please contact Bill Ford by email at wford@umo.edu. For a complete listing of all events at the University of Mount Olive, visit old.umo.edu/calendar.

 

The University of Mount Olive is a private institution rooted in the liberal arts tradition with defining Christian values. The University, sponsored by the Convention of Original Free Will Baptists, has locations in Mount Olive, New Bern, Wilmington, Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, Research Triangle Park, Washington, Jacksonville, and in Smithfield at Johnston Community College.  For more information, visit old.umo.edu.