BU Community Orchestra tunes up for concert

For Immediate Release

Date:  March 29, 2006


BLOOMSBURG— The Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Community Orchestra will host their annual spring concert Sunday, April 9, at 2:30 p.m. in Haas Center for the Arts, Mitrani Hall.

The concert is free and open to the public. It will feature guitarist Matthew Slotkin, who will perform Rodrigo’s Concierto De Aranjuez with the orchestra. 

Slotkin received the doctor of music arts degree from Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester. He is currently the director of guitar studies at Mansfield University and has taught guitar and chamber music at the Bowdoin International Summer Music Festival, Brunswick, Maine.


Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 8,000 students and offers 65 bachelor’s, 18 master’s and one doctoral degree.