Illinois Wesleyan Choirs to Perform Christmas Concert
November 23, 2009
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – The Illinois Wesleyan choral ensembles will present their annual
Christmas Choral Concert on Sunday, Dec. 6 at 3 p.m. at Holy Trinity Church (704 N.
Main St., Bloomington).
General admission is $10, $5 for senior citizens and Illinois Wesleyan alumni and
$2 for high school and college students. Admission is free for students eighth grade
and under. Tickets will be available at the main office of the IWU School of Music
in Presser Hall (1210 N. Park St.) and at the door on the day of the concert.
Under the direction of J. Scott Ferguson, professor in music, and Brian Russell,
instructor in music, the Collegiate Choir, the University Choir and the Chamber Singers
will perform selections by composers including Palestrina, Dering, Praetorius, Holst,
Thompson, Boyce, Carey, Whikehart. The choirs will also perform traditional carols.
Joining the Illinois Wesleyan choirs will be the Wheaton Warrenville Chamber Madrigal
Choir conducted by Gordon Krauspe.
For additional information, contact the School of Music Office at 556-3061.
Contact: Monica Piotrowski, (309) 556-3181