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UNI School of Music's Concert Chorale to hold fundraiser performance in Cedar Falls

January 19, 2011

Dyan Meyer, instructor, UNI School of Music, 319-273-7175,

Caroline Boehmer, administrative assistant, UNI School of Music, 319-273-2028,

Stacey Christensen, Office of University Relations, 319-273-6728,

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa School of Music's Concert Chorale, conducted by visiting artist and professor Dyan Meyer, will offer a performance at 3 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 13 at Prairie Lakes Church Worship Center, located on the corner of Viking and Hudson roads. in Cedar Falls. The performance is a fundraising event, to gather financial support for the group's upcoming tour to New York City to perform at Carnegie Hall.

The UNI Concert Chorale will travel to New York from March 17 through March 21. The group has been invited to perform the world premiere of Dr. David Childs' "Festival Te Deum" on March 20, in the Isaac Stern Auditorium at Carnegie Hall. In addition to the premiere work, the Concert Chorale will perform a 30-minute set of its own repertoire.

While admission to the fundraiser performance is free, donations will be accepted before, during and following the performance.

For more information on the fundraiser, contact Dyan Meyer at 319-273-7175. For more information on the tour or other School of Music events and activities, contact Caroline Boehmer 319-273-2028,