The Southern Utah University Orchestra and Concert Choir will join forces for a performance of the Faure Requiem Sunday and Monday, May 19 and 20, at 7:30 p.m. in SUU's Thorley Recital Hall.

Under Virginia Stitt, the orchestra will open the evening with the Overture to Mozart's "The Abduction From the Seraglio," followed by excerpts from the "Vesperae Solennes de Confessore," directed by Bart Shanklin. The SUU Women's Chorus will then be heard in two folk song arrangements by Vaughan Williams.Soloists in the "Vesperae" and the Faure include Amara Blackburn, Jody Allred, Michael McCandless, Charlotte Corry, Melissa Ellsworth, Kris Fielding and Doug Erickson.

Admission is free.