WMU News

Gold Company previews 25th anniversary season

Oct. 30, 2002

KALAMAZOO -- Gold Company, WMU's award winning vocal jazz ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Stephen Zegree, will present its annual Sneak Preview concert in Dalton Center Recital Hall on Thursday, Nov. 7, at 8:15 p.m.

The Sneak Preview will feature new repertoire for the ensemble including the premiere of original compositions as well as arrangements of songs by Cole Porter; Earth, Wind and Fire; and Stevie Wonder. Also featured on the program will be GC II, directed by Kelly Ann Westgate.

Tickets for the Sneak Preview concert are available through the Miller Auditorium Ticket Office at 269 387-2300 or toll free 800 228-9858. Tickets -- unless sold out -- also will be available at the door the evening of the performance. General admission is $10. Student and senior citizen admission is $5.

The 2002-03 season is the 25th anniversary for Gold Company under Zegree's direction. The anniversary season will include the 25th annual Gold Company Show Feb. 1, 2003, in Miller Auditorium, as well as a performance in Alice Tully Hall in New York City and a performance tour in South Africa.

Media contact: Kevin West, 269 387-4678, kevin.west@wmich.edu

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