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Clovis Community College Cultural Arts Series to...

Clovis, NM (February, 2008) - Clovis Community College and the Citizens Bank of Clovis proudly present Orchid Ensemble, the eighth performance in the 2007 — 2008 Cultural Arts Series. The Orchid Ensemble blends ancient musical instruments and traditions from China and beyond, creating a beautiful new sound that is both creative and distinct. The ensemble has embraced a variety of musical styles to its repertoire, ranging from the traditional and contemporary music of China, World Music, New Music to Jazz and Creative Improvisation. The performance style of the ensemble consistently intrigues and delights its audiences, receiving standing ovations. Orchid Ensemble has been tirelessly developing an innovative musical genre based on the cultural exchange between Western and Asian musicians.

"You can shut your eyes and go somewhere you've never been before — it leaves listeners spellbound." ~~ The News Leader

Performance schedule: Saturday, February 9, 2008, Marshall Auditorium, 7:00PM, $15 for general audience, $10 for seniors, military, and students.

To learn more about Orchid Ensemble, log on to http://www.orchidensemble.com/index.php or to learn more about the Cultural Arts Series, call 769-4956 or www.clovis.edu.