Young musicians from Ravinia to perform in Rockford
Friday, March 13, 2009
For immediate release – 3/9/09
Contact: Chuck Brown, Communications - 815-226-3374
Musicians from Ravinia’s Steans Institute for Young Artists will perform at the Court Street United Methodist Church, 215 N. Court St., Rockford, March 20 at 7:30 p.m. The concert is sponsored by Rockford College and the Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center.
The young artists in Steans study with internationally-renowned faculty and then perform for audiences around the world. In this concert, they will perform a specially-commissioned work commemorating the 200th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s birth with Rockford College President Robert L. Head reading Lincoln’s words.
Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for students through college. For tickets and more information, call Mendelssohn at 815-964-9713.
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