Glee Club and U. of Indy Joint Concert
March 29, 2012
The Wabash College Glee Club will present a joint concert with the University of Indianapolis Women’s Chorus at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, March 31 in Salter Hall in the Fine Arts Center. This year’s concert marks the 14th year of this musical collaboration.
Director of the U of Indy Women’s Chorus is Dr. Paul Krasnovsky, Professor of Music and Director of Choral Activities at the University of Indianapolis. Dr. Richard Bowen is the Director of the Wabash College Glee Club.
Selections by the Women’s Chorus will include a setting of Ave verum corpus by Francis Poulenc; Randall Thompson’s musical setting of a Robert Frost poem, A Girl’s Garden; and the Appalachian folksong, Black is the Color of My True Love’s Hair.
The Glee Club selections will include the American hymn, Hark, I Hear the Harps Eternal; and a setting of Robert Louis Stevenson’s poem, Bright is the Ring of Words. The concert will conclude on a humorous note, as the groups combine their voices on Stephen Foster’s, If You’ve Only Got a Moustache.
The evening concert is free and open to the public.