JACKSON, Tenn. – March 29, 2004 – The Union University Singers and Proclamation ensemble will present their tour concert at Woodland Baptist Church in Jackson on Sunday, April 4, at 6 p.m. They have just returned from their spring tour to churches and schools in Missouri, Arkansas, Texas and Tennessee. The community is invited to attend and enjoy their tour performance.
The program will include selections by Rachmaninov, Bruckner, Clausen and Stanford, as well as hymn-arrangements and spirituals.
The University Singers have represented Union University for many years, both nationally and abroad in performances for major musical organizations, churches and conventions. They have maintained a reputation for their outstanding performances of choral masterworks, a cappella settings of gospel hymns, Renaissance motets and contemporary anthem literature. 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 department of music and director of choral activities.
by Mariann Martin ('05)