Special World Premiere

Charleston-based composor Sarah Horick’s special requieum in dedication to the Charleston Church Shooting that occurred on June 17, 2015 at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church. 

Monday, March 27, 2017, 7:30 p.m.

Featuring The Masterworks Choir

Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 97 (Rhenish)

   Robert Schumann

Beyond the Years

 Individual tickets on sale Monday, Feb. 20, 2016.

Sarah Horick, composer and vocalist

Sarah M. Horick, a native of Charleston, SC, is a freelance composer based in the Washington, DC area.  She earned a D.M.A. in Music Composition from The Catholic University of America, an M.M. in Music Composition and an M.A. in Music Theory from Florida State University and a B.M. in Music Theory from Furman University.

Dr. Horick’s works have been performed in the United States, Canada, and Europe on the programs of international music festivals such as the Asolo Song Institute (Paderno del Grappa, Italy) and the Schlern International Music Festival (Völs am Schlern, Italy) and on a number of collegiate festivals and recitals including Electronic Music Midwest 2009, the 2012 Navy Band Saxophone Symposium, the 2010 SCI Student National Conference, La Salle University’s War and Peace concert, Delta State University’s Electroacoustic Juke Joint, Grand Valley State University’s FreePlay 10, Florida State University’s Festival of New Music,  Florida International University’s FEASt FEST, and the University of South Florida’s Women Composers’ Symposium where she served as a guest composer.

Her recent collaboration with poet Shannon Berry entitled Lux infinita was recently premiered on the 23rd Annual Christmas Concert for Charity at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception and was broadcast internationally on the Eternal Word Television Network.  In addition to her concert music activity, Dr. Horick also works with the ArtStream inclusive theatre program in Arlington, VA to develop new musicals for actors with disabilities. 

RESERVATIONS: Reservations may be made by calling the FMU Performing Arts Center at 843-661-4444 between 12:00 and 5:00 pm. Admission is free to FMU students/faculty/staff (you must show your FMU ID at the Box Office to receive a ticket). Thanks to Department of Fine Arts sponsorship, all remaining tickets are just $5 each.