Linfield concert to feature choral ensembles

Linfield College choral ensembles will be featured in the Spring Choral Concert Sunday, May 15, at 4 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield.

The Linfield Concert Choir, the Wildcats Men’s Glee Club and the Women’s Vocal Ensemble will present an all-French choral concert featuring works by Charles Gounod, André Caplet, and “Requiem” by Gabriel Fauré for chorus and orchestra. The concert is directed by Anna Song, assistant professor of music.

Song earned her bachelor’s in composition from UCLA and her master’s in conducting from the School of Music and the Institution of Sacred Music at Yale University. She has been directing choirs and teaching music in the Portland area since 2001. Currently she serves as music teacher at Holy Redeemer School and as director of the St. Rose Youth Choir in Portland. She is also the artistic director of In Mulieribus, a professional women’s ensemble.

The concert is sponsored by the Linfield Music Department and is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2275.