Defiance College Music Programs to present spring concert

March 28, 2019

DEFIANCE, Ohio - Defiance College Music Programs will present a spring concert, "An Evening of Music" on Thursday, April 4, featuring performances by the College's Symphonic Band, Chamber Singers, and Choral Union. The concert begins at 7 p.m. at St. John United Church of Christ, Webster Street.

Each ensemble will perform a selection of pieces, and the highlight of the concert will be a combined band and choir presentation of Schubert's German Mass. The program ranges from a march and an early American hymn tune by the band to select vocal pieces for combined choirs and women's groups.

The Chamber Singers is a student choir that performs choral masterworks and premieres works by current composers. The choir sings music representing many styles. The Choral Union is a large choral ensemble open to students, college personnel, and community members, including music educators and music students. The Symphonic Band performs traditional and modern works for wind band.

There is no admission charge to the concert. There will be a prize raffle and a free will offering will be collected to support DC Music Programs.

Defiance College, chartered in 1850, is an independent, liberal arts-based institution in Northwest Ohio offering more than 40 undergraduate programs of study as well as graduate programs in education and business. The College has received national recognition for its educational experience of service and engagement. The College website is