JACKSON, Tenn. – March 2, 2004 – The Union University Singers and Proclamation ensemble will perform March 12 at 7 p.m., prior to the Dallas Symphony Orchestra concert at Mortin H. Meyerson Hall in Dallas. The evening performance 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’ concert tours have included Brazil, Germany and England.
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.
by Katie Gould ('04)
Due to inclement weather, all Union campuses will be closed on Thursday, March 5, with all day classes canceled.
A decision on evening classes at Jackson and Germantown will be made by noon on Thursday. Hendersonville evening classes are canceled.
The wellness center will open at 10 a.m. and close at 8 p.m., and the aquatic center will be open from 1-3 p.m.