WMU News

Faculty, staff offered symphony ticket discount

Jan. 10, 2002

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. -- WMU faculty and staff and their families are invited to enjoy two-for-one tickets to WMU Night at the Battle Creek Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, Jan. 26, in downtown Battle Creek's historic W.K. Kellogg Auditorium.

The event, which is being sponsored by WMU, will begin at 7:30 p.m. following a pre-concert talk at 6:45 p.m. by Music Director Matthew Hazelwood. The concert will feature gifted young cellist Jared Snyder. Snyder is a former principal with the World Youth Symphony and winner of the Sphinx Competition for young African-American string players.

Tickets will be available at the door or in advance by calling (269) 963-1911, extension 10. Just mention WMU to purchase adult, prime-location seats for only $12.50 each. The cost for students and those under age 19 range from $10 to $3.

Media contact: Jeanne Baron, 269 387-8400, jeanne.baron@wmich.edu

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