music-music2The Missouri Southern State University Department of Music will present, in conjunction with the 75th Anniversary of MSSU, a special program titled “A 75th Anniversary Celebration of Music.”

The concert will take place at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 27 at First Community Church of Joplin 2007 E. 15th Street in Joplin.

The evening features the inaugural performance of  The Southern Symphonic Chorus & Orchestra with the MSSU Concert Chorale and Chamber Singers.

The groups will perform Maurice Duruflé’s Requiem.

The concert is under the direction of Dr. David L. Sharlow.

It is free and open to faculty, staff students and the community.