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Union Symphony Orchestra outdoor pops concert at Wingate University

6/5/2014
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Stegall lawn
NEWS RELEASE
Contact: Kim Williams
Communications Writer
704-233-8320
k.williams@wingate.edu

Wingate, N.C. – Wingate University welcomes the Union Symphony Orchestra to campus for a free outdoors pops concert on Monday, June 23 at 7:30 p.m. The concert is open to the community.

The musical program will feature a medley of Broadway hits by Rogers & Hammerstein and favorite selections from Lerner & Lowe’s “My Fair Lady.” Aaron Copeland’s signature works “Hoe Down” and “Rodeo” will celebrate the spirit of the American West. Patriotic favorites like “Stars and Stripes Forever” by John Philips Sousa will conclude the evening.

Lawn seating will be available in the Promenade on campus in front of Stegall Building by the pond. Lawn chairs, picnics and blankets are welcome. Ample parking is free and will be available near the main entrance.

Visit www.unionsymphony.org or www.wingate.edu for more information.

Wingate University
Wingate University, ranked as the 8th "best value" in the South by U.S. News & World Report, serves more than 3,000 students on three campuses in Wingate, Charlotte and Hendersonville, N.C. Founded in 1896, the University offers 35 undergraduate majors, 37 minors and career concentrations, numerous pre-professional programs, graduate degrees in business, accounting, education, physician assistant studies and sport administration, and doctorates in pharmacy, physical therapy and education. With a 14 to 1 student/teacher ratio, Wingate students gain the tools and support needed to excel in academics and apply that learning toward an extraordinary career and life.

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In addition to a robust intramural athletics program, Wingate student athletes compete in 22 NCAA Division II sports. The University has won the South Atlantic Conference Echols Athletic Excellence Award for the past eight years. For more information, go to www.wingate.edu.