For immediate release: 07/15/96
Contact: Margie Yu,
Public Affairs Assistant
Women Sought for Women's Chorus of Cal State L.A. and San
Los Angeles, CA -- July 15, 1996 -- This coming fall, Cal
State L.A. will be offering a choral ensemble opportunity
to women from the community and students, staff, faculty and alumni
from CSLA. The chorus will meet Tuesday evenings, beginning
October 1, 1996, from 7:30 to 9 p.m. in the Choral
Room of Cal State L.A.'s Music Building (room 124).
Directed by William Belan, professor of music and co-director
of CSLA Choral Studies, the group is open to all women regardless
of prior choral experience, although "those with some choral
and/or musical experience are especially important to the formation
of this group," says Belan. The ensemble offers an enjoyable
way to receive choral training and learn performance techniques
in a congenial atmosphere. An accompanist will be part of the
The chorus will prepare a minimum of two programs each year and
maintain a regular repertoire for invited appearances. In addition
to performing solo recitals, the ensemble will perform combined
concerts with other Cal State L.A. and community choirs. Performances
may be part of campus events, especially those relating to women,
such as the annual Women's History Month Celebration.
The ensemble is sponsored by CSLA Choral Studies and the Women's
Resource Center at Cal State L.A. The University is located ten
minutes from downtown Los Angeles and, is easily accessible from
the Eastern Avenue exit of the I-10 (San Bernardino) freeway,
at the I-10 and I-710 interchange.
For details and enrollment information, call Virginia Cooper,
Coordinator, CSLA Women's Resource Center, (323) 343-3373.
Who & What:
Women's Chorus of Cal State L.A.
and San Gabriel Valley are now seeking women from the community and from the CSLA campus.
Fall Quarter: Tuesday evenings, from 7:30-9
p.m., beginning October 1, 1996.
Music Building, room 124, Cal State L.A.
(located at the I-10 and I-710 interchange)
Call Virginia Cooper, Coordinator,
CSLA Women's Resource Center, (323) 343-3373.