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Free Concert and Food Drive for Siena/Francis House at Creighton

Free Concert and Food Drive for Siena/Francis House at Creighton

Creighton University will offer a public concert on Sunday, April 26, at 2 p.m. Admission is free. Donations of canned or boxed food items will be collected at the door for the Siena/Francis House.

The concert, to be held on the Mainstage of Creighton’s Lied Education Center for the Arts, 24th and Cass streets, will feature works by Bach, Beethoven, Dorsey, Grainger, Nelhybel, Sousa and Tchaikovsky. Frederick Hanna, chair of Creighton’s Fine and Performing Arts Department, will conduct the University Wind Ensemble. Thomas Kluge, principal violist for the Omaha Symphony, will conduct the University Orchestra.

The concert is funded in part by the generous support of the Richard and Mary McCormick Endowment for the Fine and Performing Arts, the Grace Keenan Fund and an anonymous source. For more information, please visit the Department of Fine and Performing Arts website at http://finearts.creighton.edu.