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Janet L. McCoy

RUSSIAN CHORAL GROUP TO PERFORM AT AUBURN

AUBURN -- A choral group from Russia will perform in concert on the Auburn University campus on Tuesday, Oct. 10.

The group, Volga Voices, will perform unaccompanied sacred and secular music of Russian composers as well as Russian folk songs at 7:30 p.m. in the Goodwin Recital Hall. The concert is free.

The choral group consists of students from the Saratov Providence Theatre of Choral Music, many of whom are post-graduate students and teachers of music. Many of the singers have studied or continue to study at the Saratov State Conservatory.

The group has participated in several national and international festivals in Poland, Germany, Italy and France.

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CONTACT: Tom Smith, interim head of AU's Department of Music, 334/844-4165.