Press Release: 42nd POPS Dinner Concert at ENMU set

PORTALES–The 42nd POPS Dinner Concert, sponsored by the University Friends of Music, will be at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 14 in the Campus Union Ballroom at Eastern New Mexico University in Portales.

Tickets are $30 per person and $20 for active military. Tickets are sold by mail only. Checks should be made out to “University Friends of Music” and mailed to: POPS Concert, P.O. Box 305, Clovis, NM 88101. For ticket information, call Nancye Gressett at 575-762-0619.

One-half of the ticket price is a tax-deductible gift to the University Friends of Music scholarship fund.

The concert will feature the University Wind Symphony, under the direction of Dustin Seifert and Neil Rutland, and the Swanee Singers, under the direction of Jason Paulk and accompanist Kayla Paulk.

Musical numbers include: Overture to Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, Fantasy Variations on a Theme, Embraceable You, The Very Thought of You, Night and Day, It’s De-lovely: A portrait of Cole Porter, Ain’t Misbehavin’, Blue Moon, 42nd Street, The Cowboys, Armed Forces Salute–The Pride of America!, and Stars and Stripes, Forever. There will also be a “Name That Tune” contest.

Meal options include steak or vegetarian.

For more information, call Patrice Caldwell at 575-562-2315.