2009.10.21 > For Immediate Release
contact: Wendy Townley - University Relations
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Halloween Concerts Oct. 27, Nov. 1
Omaha - The Heartland Philharmonic Orchestra will open its season with its annual Halloween concert -- appropriately named the “Haunt-cert” – at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 27 at the Strauss Performing Arts Center at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO).
The performance will feature works such as Wagner’s “The Flying Dutchman Overture,” Mussorgsky’s “Night on Bald Mountain,” Grieg’s “In the Hall of the Mountain King,” and others conducted by Barry Ford of the UNO Department of Music. Ford received a bachelor’s degree in Music Education from Northwestern University and a master’s of music degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia.
The orchestra will also be joined by members of the UNO choral department under the direction of Matthew Harden, also of UNO’s Department of Music.
A second performance is 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 1. The kid-friendly performance will offer special effects, decorations, costumes, raffles and more.
Tickets are $5 for adults, $4 for seniors and non-UNO students, and free for UNO students, faculty and staff.
For more information contact Barry Ford: firstname.lastname@example.org or (402) 554-3427.
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