New York Polyphony to Perform at John Brown University
Siloam Springs, Arkansas (February 23, 2012) — The John Brown University Music Department will host New York Polyphony on Thursday, March 1, at 7:30 p.m. in the Berry Performing Arts Center.
New York Polyphony, one of the world’s finest vocal ensembles, is an all-male quartet that has participated in many concert series and festivals throughout the U.S. and Europe. They have been heard on Public Radio International, National Public Radio and Minnesota Public Radio.
“New York Polyphony has an extended repertoire that includes everything from contemporary works to medieval chants,” said event director Jan Lauderdale. “We are excited to be hosting such a renowned group of artists at JBU.”
Tudor City, New York Polyphony’s most recent album, spent three weeks in the Top 10 Billboard’s classical album chart. In addition to a busy touring schedule, they also made their national television debut on The Martha Stewart Show in December 2011.
This performance is part of the JBU Lyceum series. Tickets are $7 per person. All seats are general admission and may be purchased online at www.jbu.edu/tickets or by calling the Berry Performing Arts Center at 479-524-7382. Reservations are recommended. A reception will be held after the performance.
John Brown University is a private Christian university, ranked first among Southern regional colleges by U.S. News & World Report and is listed as one of America's Best Colleges by Forbes. JBU enrolls more than 2,100 students from 41 states and 44 countries. JBU is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities.