Three Mo’ Tenors to perform at Bloomsburg University

For Immediate Release

Date:  April 6, 2005

BLOOMSBURG—Three Mo’ Tenors will perform at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania in Haas Center for the Performing Arts, Mitrani Hall, Sunday, April 24, at 7:30 p.m. The performance is part of the Celebrity Artist Series.

Three Mo’ Tenors, composed of Marvin Scott, Ramone Diggs and Kenneth Gayle, were established in 2000 by Marion J. Caffey, a New York performer, choreographer and director. The group, an African-American variation on the operatic group the Three Tenors, performs pieces ranging from opera to gospel hymns to Broadway.

Performing with a five-piece band, Three Mo’ Tenors’ repertoire spans nearly 400 years of music in one evening. Musical pieces include La Donna E Mobile from Verdi’s “Rigoletto,” “Minnie the Moocher” and a mixture of songs featuring ’60s classics “Love Train,” “My Girl” and “Midnight Train to Georgia.”

This show was rescheduled and any tickets purchased for the Friday, March 18, show will be honored on April 24. Tickets for the show are available for $25 and $27.50 at the series box office, (570) 389-4409 or on the Celebrity Artist Series Web site.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 8,000 students and offers 65 bachelor’s, 17 master’s and one doctoral degree.