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U. CHOIR’S CHRISTMAS TAPE ON SALE

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A cassette tape of Christmas songs by the University of Utah A Cappella Choir is on sale through the department of music.

Among selections recorded are six songs the choir will sing on the CBS Radio Network's 63rd annual "Cavalcade of Christmas" program, on Friday, Dec. 22. The choir was invited to perform along with seven other university groups.The tape, "Christmas Memories," was recorded over a three-year period in sessions in the Assembly Hall on Temple Square and Kingsbury and David P. Gardner halls at the university.

Highlights are U. graduate Mearle Marsh's "A Child's Christmas Melody;" graduate student Michael Huff's version of "Silent Night" for choir and synthesizer; and professor emeritus Bernell W. Hales' arrangement of "White Christmas."

The cost is $5, and proceeds will support the choir's tour to Washington, D.C., later this year.

For information, call 581-6765.