Tarleton music programs combine for annual Holiday Collage concert

Annual Holiday Collage Concert

Annual Holiday Collage Concert

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

STEPHENVILLE, Texas — One of Tarleton State University’s newest holiday traditions continues at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 3, with the music program’s seventh annual Holiday Collage concert.

The event, which takes place in Clyde H. Wells Fine Arts Center Auditorium on the Stephenville campus, features students from university music programs performing holiday classics.

Tickets are $5 or free with a Tarleton ID. The box office opens one hour before the beginning of the concert, and all seating is general admission.

Tarleton’s Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensembles, Latin Ensemble, Texan Gentlemen, Select Women’s Ensemble, Texan Troubadours and others will join singers from Stephenville High School to perform favorites of the season, including “Mary, Did You Know?,” “God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen,” “Sleigh Ride,” “You’re a Mean One, Mr. Grinch,” and, on this 200th anniversary of its writing, invite you to sing along with “Silent Night.”

Jack, the Pumpkin King, will sing “What’s This?” from Nightmare Before Christmas, and Santa might even make an appearance.

For more information, call the Tarleton box office at 254-968-9634.

Tarleton, founding member of The Texas A&M University System, provides a student-focused, value-driven education marked by academic innovation and a dedication to transform today’s scholars into tomorrow’s leaders. It offers degree programs to more than 13,000 students at Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian, RELLIS Academic Alliance in Bryan, and online, emphasizing real-world learning experiences that address societal needs while maintaining its core values of tradition, integrity, civility, excellence, leadership and service.

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Contact: Phil Riddle, News & Information Specialist
817-484-4415
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A founding member of The Texas A&M University System, Tarleton is breaking records — in enrollment, research, scholarship, athletics, philanthropy and engagement — while transforming the lives of more than 15,000 students in Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian, A&M RELLIS at Bryan and online. True to Tarleton’s values of excellence, integrity, and respect, academic programs emphasize real world learning and address regional, state and national needs.