Our final concert of 2016-2017 will feature all three choirs -- Chamber Singers, Concert Choir, and University Singers -- plus the Alumni Choirled by Dr. David Greenlee, Director of Choral Activities Emeritus.
Music by Bennet, Mäntyjärvi, Silvestri, Svilainis, Thompson, Waters, and Weelkes, plus premieres of new compositions by EKU students John Mathre, Connor Sands, and Michael B. Welch.
The EKU Chamber Singers, Concert Choir, and University Singers will join forces with the EKU Symphony Orchestra on Monday, March 6 at 7:30 PM at the EKU Center for the Arts. The first half of the program will feature music by J.S. Bach, Edward Elgar, and G.B. Martini. After intermission, the combined choirs and orchestra will present John Rutter's Requiem.
The ensembles are led by Dr. Richard Waters, Director of Choral Activities, and Professor Jeremy Mulholland, Director of Orchestral Activities and Chair of the School of Music. Soloists are Dr. Joyce Hall Wolf, Dr. Sherri Phelps, Michael Brian Welch, Chase Ramage, and Emily Schrader.
All EKU choir alumni are cordially invited to return to The Campus Beautiful for a reunion April 21-22, 2017. Please join us for a weekend of social events, rehearsals, and a performance with former Director of Choral Activities, Dr. David Greenlee and current Director of Choral Activities, Dr. Richard Waters.
To RSVP for this event, please CLICK HERE. A detailed schedule, repertoire list, hotel information, and other details will be sent via email in early April. If you have any questions, please email Dr. Waters or call 859-622-1336.
FRIDAY, APRIL 21, 2017
Social gathering (time and location TBA)
SATURDAY, APRIL 22, 2017
9:30 AM Music distribution / social time (EKU Center for the Arts)
10:00-11:55 AM Rehearsal: Alumni Choir (EKU Center for the Arts)
12:00-1:45 PM Lunch (on your own)
2:00-3:00 PM Rehearsal: Alumni Choir & current EKU
Choirs (EKU Center for the Arts)
3:00-3:15 PM Break
3:15-4:00 PM Rehearsal: Alumni Choir (EKU Center for the
4:00 PM Break / Dinner (on your own) / Change into