Collegiate and University Choirs to Perform in Fall Choral Concert
Oct. 19, 2016
BLOOMINGTON, Ill.— Illinois Wesleyan University’s Collegiate Choir and University Choir will present a Fall Choral Concert on Sunday, Nov. 6, at 3 p.m. The concert will
take place at Wesley United Methodist Church, 502 E. Front St., Bloomington, and is
free and open to the public.
The program will feature compositions by Argento, Austinas, Bárdos, Brahms, Martini,
Mendelssohn, Pascanu, Vaughan Williams, and Victoria. Professor of Music and Director
of Choral Activities J. Scott Ferguson will conduct both choirs. The Collegiate Choir
is dedicated to the performance of the finest sacred and secular choral music of the
past five centuries. The group has collaborated with renowned professional ensembles
such as the King’s Singers and the Orchid Ensemble. The University Choir, consisting
of a wide variety of Illinois Wesleyan students from many fields of study across campus,
performs sacred and secular choral literature of many different styles and time periods.
For more information, contact the School of Music at (309) 556-3061.
By Vi Kakares ’20