Campbell University Choir to perform fall concert Oct. 29

October 26, 2013 | 1 Comment

Campbell University Choir to perform fall concert Oct. 29

BUIES CREEK -- The Campbell University Choir will present its fall concert on Tuesday, Oct. 29, at 8 p.m. in the Butler Chapel. The concert, which is open to the public, will include a variety of choral pieces -- both sacred and secular -- for an eclectic presentation.

Members of the choir include music majors, music minors and students pursuing other majors but who have significant choral experience. The commonalities in the group include a love for singing and the desire to make music on a high level.

Several genres are represented in the hour-long program. Mostly, the music is from the 20th and 21st centuries, but a portion of the Mozart Requiem is programmed, as well as a couple of settings of 19th-century folk hymnody. Much of the program is a cappella, but some selections will feature piano accompaniment, including a setting for piano four-hands. A Native-American piece features recorder and percussion.

The Campbell Voices, the music department’s vocal chamber ensemble, will also perform a few lighter selections.

Phillip Morrow, associate professor of music at Campbell, urges the community to come. “It’s usually a wonderful concert-spring and fall. It will be time well-spent.” He expects the concert to last about an hour.

The concert is free to the students and to the community. Learn more about Campbell University Fine Art events here


Will this be recorded for those parents that are not able to attend?  We live in Vermont!

By Coleen Austin on October 25, 2013 - 4:59pm

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