Grammy award-winning instrumentalist performs with UCC

(Photo courtesy Umpqua Community College)

ROSEBURG, Ore. – On Tuesday, Feb. 27, Grammy award-winning multi-instrumentalist Nancy Rumbel will perform "American Dreams" with the Umpqua Chamber Orchestra and UCC Chamber Choir, under the direction of conductor/composer Dr. Jason Heald.

This all-American program will celebrate music spanning four centuries and includes folk songs, a Navajo prayer, and compositions by Aaron Copland, Stephen Foster, Billy Strayhorn and Samuel Barber.

Rumbel is no stranger to the Roseburg area having performed here with Tingstad & Rumbel over many years.

Her primary instruments are oboe, English horn, and ocarinas.

Dr. Heald has led the Umpqua Chamber Orchestra and UCC Chamber Choir for the past two decades.

The performance will be held at the First Presbyterian Church of Roseburg at 823 SE Lane Street in Roseburg.

Admission at the door i s $10 per person; students are free with a valid student ID.

The concert starts at 7:30 p.m.

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