Trinity Western University performs two concerts

The Trinity Western University Concert Band and Orchestra will be performing two separate shows this November.

A student in orchestra rehearsal at Trinity Western University.

A student in orchestra rehearsal at Trinity Western University.

The Trinity Western University Concert Band and Orchestra will be performing two separate shows this November.

Featured will be the Austrian composer Franz Joseph Haydn, with the opening of his hymn “Glorious Things of Thee Are Spoken.”

Also among the musical array, songs from Brahms, Shostakovich and Saint-Saëns.

“It’s an invigorating program which will highlight the many sections of our concert band and orchestra, while also featuring the organs of the churches in which we perform,” said Dr. Allan Thorpe, director of instrumental activities for the School of Arts, Media and Culture at TWU.

The first performance is Friday, Nov. 18 at 7:30 p.m., at Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church at 20097 72 Ave.

The second is on Friday, Nov. 25, at 7:30 p.m. at Peach Lutheran Church at 2029 Ware St.

For more information visit www.twu.ca/samc