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Steinway Dedication Concert, March 28, 2014Waxahachie, Texas — March 27, 2014Southwestern Assemblies of God University (SAGU) will host its Steinway Dedication Concert on Friday, March 28, at 7 p.m. in the Hagee Communication Center Performance Hall. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Admission is free and open to the public.

SAGU is one of 160 All-Steinway schools world-wide. Every piano that SAGU owns — from practice rooms to recital halls — are products of Steinway & Sons. This Friday's exclusive program will showcase talented student, faculty, and alumni performances on SAGU's grand Steinway pianos.

Current students Daniel Borden and Kristen Neel and alumni Bryce Jennings and Amy Roberts will perform piano solos to begin the program. Faculty members Dr. Joanna Fernandes will perform vocal solos, Dr. Amanda Lee-Hing will perform piano solos, and professor Tyrone Block will perform a trombone solo.

Past and present SAGU Piano Ensemble members will perform the final four pieces of the program. Members include students Angie Antoine, Elizabeth O'Brien, Haidee Richardson, Heide Leipheimer, Lucy Soerens, and Scott Bouck, and alumni Amy Roberts, Hannah Borden, Heidi Borden, and Randi Bouck.

A reception will follow the program.

Southwestern Assemblies of God University is a private, Christian university located 30 minutes south of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex in Waxahachie, Texas. The university was established in 1927, and now offers more than 70 associate, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees on campus or online. More information is available at www.sagu.edu or by calling 1-888-YES-SAGU.