Wednesday, August 20, 2014

CHOIR ROSTERS, FALL 2014

Many thanks to everyone that auditioned. Please make sure you are registered for the correct choir(s).

CHAMBER SINGERS
MUS 224 / MUS 424 / MUS 824
Mon/Wed 3:30-4:30 pm
First rehearsal: Monday, August 25, 3:30 pm

SOPRANO
Kelsey Dunn
Julia Holland
Nastosha Robinson
Clarissa Smith

ALTO
Bridgett Beichler
HD Burnett
Beth Collett
Katie Cornett
Lindsay G. Harper

TENOR
Chase Moore
Connor Sands
Michael Brian Welch
Will Whalen

BASS
Michael Church
Thomas Eastham
Chase L. Ramage


UNIVERSITY SINGERS
MUS 226 / MUS 426 / MUS 826
Mon/Wed 2:30-3:20 pm; Tue/Thu 2:00-3:15 pm
First rehearsal: Thursday, August 21, 2:00 pm

SOPRANO
Kelsey Dunn
Julia Holland
Amber Kenya Lewis
Sara Marksberry
Nastosha Robinson
Taylor Royse
Emily Schrader
Clarissa Smith
Chloe Waddle
Taylor Wells

ALTO
Cortney Abraham
Bridgett Beichler
HD Burnett
Taylor Cochran
Beth Collett
Katie Cornett
Amber Genoe
Lindsay G. Harper
Kayla Newland
Brittany Stewart
Emma Tompkins
Katherine Woods

TENOR
Chris Arvin
Andrew Hainley
Ryan Kramp
Chase Moore
Connor Sands
Buddy Tyree
Michael Brian Welch
Will Whalen

BASS
Shane Allen
Michael Beasley
Michael Church
Jordan Durham
Thomas Eastham
John Mathre
Chase L. Ramage
Kevin Sexton
Andrew Singleton


CONCERT CHOIR
(It is still not too late for people to join Concert Choir. Bring a friend on Friday!)
MUS 225 / MUS 425 / MUS 825
Mon/Wed/Fri 12:20-1:10 pm

Paige Adams
Jakina Allen
Chris Arvin
Michael  Beasley
TJ Brashear
K'miya Brownlee
HD Burnett
Brianna Burrows
Cabrian Cerda
Sami Clifton
Taylor Cochran
Tasa Cole
Dulce Combs
Taylor Cottle
Rachel Daniel
Breanna Duncan
Jordan Durham
Jordan Egland-Smith
Matt Estes
Travis Fields
Tiffany Golsby
Sean Greene
Kesha Hale
Kimberly Haney
Laura Haney
Kayla Hardy
Tristan Hart
Alexandria Rae Hedges
Kristine Anne Herrera
Kelsey Howard
Kyle Humble
Zach Jebens
Samantha Kaplan
Holly Kay
Adam  Kern
Rachel Lachut
Rebekah Lancaster
Catherine M. Legg
Amber  Kenya Lewis
Darion Livingston
Matthew Manning
Sara Marksberry
Sabin Martinez-Rice
John Mathre
Amelia McManus
Nicky Melendez
Reanne Melhorn
Sarah Mikell
Amanda Moore
Chase Moore
Cibele Moura
Bethany Napier
Kayla Newland
Kathy Norris
Dana Okruhlica
Lynne T. Parks
Kendra Patton
Ciara Plants
Hannah Raines
Elena Rencsrevitz
Anne Reynolds
Anna Ritchie
Nastosha Robinson
Michelle Sabo
Mikalah Schmidt
Kevin Sexton
Brooke Shirley
Lyndsay Spalding
Jordan Stephens
Ariel Stewart
Brittany Stewart
Selsey Allegra Stribling
Roman Swain
Alexis Taulbee
Chelsea Tipton
Emma Tompkins
Hope Vaught
Chloe Waddle
Stephen Weller
Caitlin Wells
Taylor Wells
Elizabeth Whitt
Ashley Lianne Willis
Ashley Wilson
Chris Witten
Daniele Wright

Friday, July 18, 2014

Europe tour

Mark your calendars! The EKU Choirs will embark on a tour of Austria and the Czech Republic May 18-25, 2015, with performances in Salzburg, Vienna, and Prague. This tour will be open to ALL choir students.

Ensemble auditions: Aug. 18-20

Ensemble auditions are August 18-20. Click here for more information.
New to EKU? Visit our FAQ's page.

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Summer Choir concert

The EKU Summer Choir, led by choral conducting graduate assistant Hannah Draper Burnett, will present a lunchtime performance on Thursday, June 19, at 12:15 p.m. in Foster 100. Bring your lunch and enjoy music by Billings, Mendelssohn, Palestrina, and more. The performance is free and open to the public.

Monday, June 2, 2014

May 2015 European tour: sample itineraries and survey

We are exploring the possibility of a concert tour to Europe in May 2015. Departure date will be Monday, May 18, 2015 (the Monday after commencement). Cost may range from $3,000-4,500, depending on location, how many participants we have, and how long we stay (7-10 days). This tour will be open to members of any EKU choral ensemble. 

Possible locations:
Austria and Czech Republic sample itinerary
England sample itinerary
Italy sample itinerary

After you have reviewed the sample itineraries, click here to complete a survey about your level of interest.

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Summer Choir 2014

Summer Choir will begin on Monday, June 2. Rehearsals will be held Mondays through Thursdays from 12:00-12:50 in Foster 100 (June 2-5, 9-12, 16-18) with a final performance on Thursday, June 19 at noon. If you are in/near Richmond this summer, please join us! This year’s Summer Choir will be directed by Hannah Draper Burnett. If you are planning to participate, please email her so that she can plan accordingly.

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Location, schedule for Bryan Ijames recital

Chamber Singers and University Singers
Thursday, May 1, 2014

Centenary United Methodist Church
2800 Tates Creek Road, Lexington
CLICK HERE for map

5:00 pm  Warm-up/Rehearsal
5:45 pm  Dinner; change into concert attire (tuxes, dresses)
6:30 pm  Rehearsal w/ Centenary UMC Sanctuary Choir (Parry, chant)
7:30 pm  CONCERT