FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                    Date: October 8, 2001

         Contact: Donna McCracken, 206-6716

Pro Musica Trio to perform live on WUIS

SPRINGFIELD – Classical music group The Pro Musica String Trio will offer a special live performance in the studios of WUIS (91.9 FM/Springfield) at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 12.

WUIS and WIPA (89.3/Pittsfield) will broadcast this exclusive performance as part of the program “Morning Classics with Karl Scroggin.”  The Trio will perform works by Beethoven and Haydn.

The Pro Musica Trio includes Georgia Hornbacker on violin, Elizabeth Ricketts on viola, and Jane Jones on cello. WUIS-WIPA regularly features classical music programs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Saturday.

For more information, contact Jiffy Johnson at (217) 206-6516.