Gold Company gives 'Sneak Preview' performance
Oct. 27, 2010
KALAMAZOO--Gold Company, Western Michigan University's internationally recognized vocal jazz ensemble, will hold its 33rd annual "Sneak Preview" concert at 8:15 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 4, in the Dalton Center Recital Hall.
Led by Dr. Steve Zegree, WMU professor of music, Gold Company will present a preview of new music from its 33rd anniversary show, "Gold Company: Rockin' Through the Ages," slated for Saturday, Feb. 12, at Miller Auditorium.
The concert also will feature arrangements from the group's upcoming 2010-11 season, which includes a Nov. 11 show with Kurt Elling, a Dec. 5 holiday concert with University Symphony Orchestra, a February concert at the Lincoln Center in New York City, and a featured performance at the American Choral Director's Association National Convention in Chicago in March. This season also marks the release of a new CD for Gold Company. "Who Could Ask For Anything More" is scheduled to drop in January.
The Nov. 4 concert also will feature an appearance by Gold Company's sister group, GC II, which is directed by WMU alumnus Michael Wheaton.
All seating for Gold Company's "Sneak Preview" concert is general admission. Tickets are $10 and $5 for students. They may be purchased at the door or in advance through the Miller Auditorium Ticket Office at (269) 387-2300 or toll free at (800) 228-9858.
For more information, visit wmugoldcompany.com.
Media contact: Matt Jensen, (269) 387-4678, firstname.lastname@example.org