CELEBRATING OUR VETERANS
Saturday, November 8 at 7:00pm | Smith Auditorium, Salem
Sunday, November 9 at 3:00pm | Smith Auditorium, Salem
Join the Willamette Master Chorus and guest emcee, Tom Hewitt, as we honor our Veterans with a USO-style show featuring popular music from the World War II era to the present. The chorus, backed by a combo of bass, piano, guitar, percussion and Chicago-style brass, will offer tunes such as Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy, I’ll Be Seeing You, and The White Cliffs of Dover. Soloists and small ensembles will be featured on tunes by Crosby, Stills and Nash, The Beatles, Steppenwolf, The Animals, The Boxtops, The Temptations, The Doors and Carlos Santana.
The chorus will lead also lead the traditional singing of the Star-Spangled Banner, Oregon, My Oregon and military branch service hymns.