IWU Civic Orchestra to Perform at Illinois State

October 31, 2005

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. - The Illinois Wesleyan Univ ersity Civic Orchestra will perform a concert at Illinois State University's Braden Auditorium, located in the Bone Student Center, on Nov. 11 at 7:30 p.m.

Admission for the concert is $5 for the general public, $1 for students with a valid ID and free for students eighth grade and under.

Under the direction of Steven W. Eggleston, professor of music at IWU, the IWU Civic Orchestra will perform Jubilee by Ron Nelson, Blue Cathedral by Jennifer Higdon and Symphony No. 6 by Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky.

Founded in 1984, the Illinois Wesleyan Civic Orchestra is comprised of IWU students as well as musicians from the Bloomington-Normal community.

For more information, contact the Illinois Wesleyan Civic Orchestra Office at (309) 556-3346.

Contact: Rebecca Welzenbach, (309) 556-3181