Provided by Laura Mills
George Mason University’s Choral Department and Gainesville Community Concert are presenting a concert on Sunday, Oct. 20 at 3:00 pm at the Center for the Arts on GMU’s Fairfax campus. The concert features University Singers under the direction of Dr. Stan Engebretson, University Chorale under the direction of Dr. Lisa Billingham, and Gainesville Community Choir under the direction of Jacob Lash. The choirs will perform individually, as well as combined pieces. The repertoire features a range of Celtic standards, modern spiritual, and sacred music.
Conductor Lisa Billingham is a Professor Choral Music Education at George Mason University and is preparing her choir for the occasion. She said, “We are excited to welcome GCC and masters conducting student and alumnus Jacob Lash to the Concert Hall.”
“GCC is thrilled to collaborate with George Mason University choirs. We look forward to strengthening our relationship with Mason and to putting on a beautiful concert together,” said Jacob Lash.
Tickets are available at the door and online at cfa.gmu.edu.
$12 for adults / $8 for seniors / $5 for students 18 and under / free for current GMU students.