Saint Martin's University hosts Chinook Trio concert on May 1

April 28, 2010

Lacey, Washington — On Saturday, May 1 at 7:30 p.m., the Chinook Trio will join faculty and students from Saint Martin's Department of Music in a vocal chamber music concert in the Abbey Church, featuring works by Brahms, Beethoven, and Schumann. This is the final concert in the Chinook Trio's residency at Saint Martin's, which began in January. This event is free and open to the public.

The concert program will include Schumann's Spanische Liebeslieder, Beethoven's Irish Folksong Arrangements, and Brahms' love songs and waltzes, performed by the Chinook Trio, Crystal Zimmerman; Jocelyn Preston; Bruce Berry; Art Peterson; Br. Aelred Woodard, O.S.B.; Darrell Born; and graduating Saint Martin's senior Jacob Kinderman.

The members of the Chinook Trio, founded in 1999, are Mary Manning, violin; Holly Reeves, cello; and Bruce Berry, piano. The Chinook Trio has performed throughout the South Puget Sound area in various venues. They’ve appeared in the “Classical Sundays” concert series sponsored by the Antique Sandwich Company in Tacoma, the “Peninsula United Music Association” concert series, and the “Music in the Mansion” concert series at the Governor’s Mansion in Olympia.

For more information about this event, please contact Darrell Born of the Department of Music at or 360-438-4506.

Saint Martin’s University is an independent four-year, Catholic, coeducational university located on a 380-acre wooded campus in Lacey, Washington. Established in 1895 by the Catholic Order of Saint Benedict, the University is one of 18 Benedictine colleges and universities in the United States and Canada, and the only one west of the Rocky Mountains. Saint Martin’s University prepares students for successful lives through its 21 majors and six graduate programs spanning the liberal arts, business, education and engineering. Saint Martin’s welcomes 1,250 students from many ethnic and religious backgrounds to its main campus, and 650 more to its extension campuses located at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Everett College, Centralia College, and Tacoma Community College.

Genevieve Canceko Chan
Director of communications & marketing
Saint Martin’s University