Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

04/08/2010 -- CCAC concert benefits music students

Press Release

PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) Allegheny campus music department presents “Swinging at the Rex” at 7:30 p.m. May 5 at the Rex Theater, 1602 East Carson St., South Side. Tickets are available at the Rex Box Office, $10 General Admission, $5 for students and faculty with CCAC ID.

The concert is sponsored by the Society for Creative Musicians student organization at CCAC and Allegheny Campus Student Life. Proceeds will benefit the Society for Creative Musicians and the group’s commitment to helping CCAC music students cover the expense of private study as part of their curriculum requirements.

Singers and instrumentalists from the music department will perform selections from “Chicago,” “Love Is All You Need, a tribute to the Beatles” and “Man of LaMancha,” as well as instrumental selections featuring saxophone, guitar, bass, trap set, piano, viola and banjo.

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About CCAC
The Community College of Allegheny County is the largest institution of postsecondary higher education in Pennsylvania. The college serves 30,000 credit students through 170 degree and certificate programs and offers thousands of lifelong learning non-credit and workforce development courses to 35,000 students annually. Incorporating a learning-centered environment committed to the future of the region, CCAC continues to expand its reach through innovative programming and accessible instruction offered via convenient day, evening, weekend and online courses. With four campuses and six centers serving Allegheny County and surrounding communities, CCAC endeavors to fulfill its mission to provide affordable access to quality education and offer a dynamic, diverse and supportive learning environment that prepares the region’s residents for academic, professional and personal success in our changing global society.