Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2007-11-27
Samford University's Bells of Buchanan will present a concert of Christmas music Tuesday, Dec. 4 at 7:30 p.m. in Brock Recital Hall. The ringers will play a range of both lively and reverent tunes, including Silent Night (with flute), Pat-a-pan (with drum) and Trepak from The Nutcracker.
Dr. Billy J. Strickland conducts the 13-member handbell choir. The public is invited free of charge.
Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. Samford enrolls 5,791 students from 49 states, Puerto Rico and 16 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference and ranks 6th nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.