JACKSON, Tenn. – Feb. 4, 2004 – The Union University Singers and Proclamation ensemble will perform March 12 during the intermission of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra performance at Mortin H. Meyerson Hall in Dallas. The evening concert is part of the choir’s spring tour to churches and schools in Missouri, Arkansas, Texas and Tennessee.
The program will include selections by Rachmaninov, Bruckner, Clausen and Stanford, plus hymn arrangements and spirituals.
The University Singers have maintained a reputation for their outstanding performances of choral masterworks, a cappella settings of gospel hymns, Renaissance motets and contemporary anthem literature. They have represented Union University for many years both nationally and abroad in performances for major musical organizations, churches and conventions. In recent years, the Singers have included Brazil, Germany and England in their overseas concert tours.
The Singers are conducted by Dr. James Richard Joiner, chair of the music department and director of choral activities.
For more information, contact Union University at (731) 661-5345.