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Miami Dade College’s The Civic Chorale of Greater Miami Will Host a Musical Tribute to the Men and Women in Uniform, April 21

Voices for Veterans

Voices for Veterans Concert, April 21

Miami, April 9, 2013 - With the support of the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners, Miami Dade College’s (MDC) The Civic Chorale of Greater Miami will present Voices for Veterans, Sunday, April 21, at 4 p.m., at the South Dade Cultural Arts Center, 10950 S.W. 211 Street, in Cutler Bay.

The concert will feature the Civic Chorale, under the artistic direction of Kenneth Boos, and the MDC Wind Symphony directed by Prof. Brian Neal.  The tribute to the men and women in uniform will include musical selections like Angels in Architecture by Ticheli, Testament of Freedom by Randall Thompson, Z. Randall Stroope’s Homeland, and E.E. Bagley’s National Emblem, among others. 

The Civic Chorale of Greater Miami, located at MDC’s Kendall Campus, devotes a concert annually to raise funds for a worthy cause in the community.  This year, the proceeds will go to assist veterans in their transition from military to civilian life.  Specifically, the funds raised will help the VA Hospital purchase portable ramps for wheelchair-bound veterans.

The Voice for Veterans concert is free for veterans and those currently serving. 

MDC’s The Civic Chorale of Greater Miami Presents Voices for Veterans

  • WHEN: Sunday, Apr. 21, 4:00 PM
  • WHERE: South Dade Cultural Arts Center 10950 S.W. 211 Street Cutler Bay, FL
  • COST: varies

Tickets are available beginning April 8th by calling 786-573-5300, online at http://www.smdcac.org/shows.html, or at the door the day of the concert.  Prices for adults are $10, seniors $8, students with ID $5, and children under 12 are free.

Media-only contacts:
Juan Mendieta, 305-237-7611, jmendiet@mdc.edu, MDC communications director
Sue Arrowsmith, 305-237-3710, sue.arrowsmith@mdc.edu, media specialist
Roxana Romero, 305-237-3366, rromero3@mdc.edu, media specialist
Kai Hill, 305-237-3359, khill1@mdc.edu, media specialist
Alejandro Rios, 305-237-7482, arios1@mdc.edu




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