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Vocal Music Presents A Gala Evening

January 29, 2016
The Western Nebraska Community College Vocal Music Program, under the direction of Dr. Imgyu Kang, presents the 26th annual A Gala Evening at the Gering Civic Center on Friday, February 19 and Saturday, February 20.
 
The 2016 theme, "The Evolution of Music," will take the audience on a journey through musical time. Listeners can enjoy familiar tunes such as William Tell Overture, Hallelujahfrom the animated movie Shrek, a tribute to Queen, and Uptown Girl by Billy Joel to name a few.
 
"For this year's Gala I wanted to focus on many genres of music from different time periods," Dr. Kang said. "We'll cover everything from the Gregorian chant to very contemporary music. I want the audience to feel like they've truly experienced the evolution of music."
 
The 26th annual A Gala Evening begins with performances during a social hour at 6:00 p.m., and dinner service follows at 6:45 p.m. Every course of the Italian themed dinner will include the talent of the WNCC Vocal Program.
 
All seating is reserved and by advance sale only. Seating is limited and tickets have sold out each of the last 19 years. Individual seats for the evening are $30. Angel tickets (preferred seating and recognition) are $50. Corporate tables of eight seats (preferred seating, program advertisement, and recognition) are available for $400. Patrons may purchase tickets at the WNCC Business Office in person or by phone at 308.635.6020. WNCC Business Office hours are Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
 
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