Menâ€™s Choir and Womenâ€™s Choir Performance
The Colorado State University Menâ€™s Choir and Womenâ€™s Choir will perform music from around the world on Friday, October 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the Griffin Concert Hall of the University Center for the Arts at 1400 Remington Street.
The Womenâ€™s Choir will perform selections from the Italian composer Verdi and the Russian composer Chesnokov. The Menâ€™s Choir will entertain with selections of German music.
The two choirs will combine for a performance of Mozartâ€™s Missa Brevis in F in celebration of the composerâ€™s 250th birthday.
Tickets are $5 for students and $8 for the general public, plus a small campus box office service charge, and can be purchased by calling (970) 491-4TIX or at www.csutix.com.Â Performances are popular and advance purchase is highly recommended.
The CSU Menâ€™s Choir is a group of 25 to 40 men singing various repertoire ranging from classical music to musicals, glee-club and mixed SATB repertoire in the joint concert with the Womenâ€™s Choir. Â Menâ€™s Choir also performs at sporting events, alumni receptions, and other school-related events in addition to presenting their own concerts each semester.
The CSU Womenâ€™s Choir is a group of 50 to 75 women who performs classical repertoire as well as non-classical repertoire.
Both Menâ€™s and Womenâ€™s Choir are featured at the annual All-Choral Holiday Concert which will be held this year on December 2.
The Menâ€™s Choir and Womenâ€™s Choir are directed by Dr. James Kim, Director of Choral Studies at Colorado State. Kim received his degrees from University of Southern California (B.M., M.M.) and University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (D.M.A.). After earning two degrees from USC, James Kim was invited by the Internationale Backakademie Stuttgart to study with Helmuth Rilling for two years. During the summers of 2000 and 2002, he was selected as an assistant conductor for the Opera Theater of Lucca held in Lucca, Italy. During the 2001-02 season, he had served as the Interim Artistic Director for the Indianapolis Symphonic Choir. Prior to joining the faculty at Colorado State University, Dr. Kim taught conducting at University of Cincinnati and at Simpson College.
For more information, contact the Department of Music, Theatre and Dance at (970) 491-5529 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Calendar Name:||All University Events Calendar|
|Event Category:||Arts & Entertainment|
|Start Time:||07:30 PM|
|Event Begins On:||Friday, October 13, 2006|
|Event Ends On:||Friday, October 13, 2006|
|Submitter's Name:||Jeanna Nixon|