November 1, 2000
VITERBO CELEBRATES COPLAND CENTENNIAL WITH FREE CONCERT
LA CROSSE, Wis.— The Viterbo University Music Department will observe the centennial of the birth of American composer Aaron Copland with a concert on Sunday, Nov. 12 at 2 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.
"Aaron Copland (1900-1990): A Centennial Tribute" will feature performances of Copland's instrumental and vocal works by faculty members of the Viterbo Music Department and Preparatory School of Arts, the Viterbo Women's Chorale, and the La Crosse Boy Choir.
Susan Rush, associate professor of music theatre, will provide a narrative on the life and music of this distinguished American composer, conductor, pianist, and author.
The concert is free and open to the public.