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Columbia Pro Cantare delivers musical postcards

Columbia Pro Cantare delivers musical postcards

As Columbia Pro Cantare embarks on its 37th season, Music Director Frances Motyca Dawson has a diverse program, Choral Post Cards from Europe, planned for Saturday, Oct. 26, at 8 p.m., at the Jim Rouse Theatre at Wilde Lake High School.

Some of the compositions are likely to be familiar to Dawson's audience, while other pieces may not be as well known to them. The audience knows it will be in good musical hands, however, with the eclectic program that Dawson conducts.

Dawson's adventurous musical philosophy explains why she was honored last spring by the Peabody Institute in Baltimore. Dawson was awarded the Peabody Alumni Achievement Award Recognizing Outstanding...