HU, Community Chorus to present 58th annual Handel’s ‘Messiah’ performance

HUNTINGTON, Ind. — The Huntington University Concert Choir and Orchestra join forces with the Community Festival Chorus for the 58th annual Huntington performance of Handel’s “Messiah.”

The performance will be held at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 2 at St. Mary Catholic Church, 903 N. Jefferson St. Huntington.

Vocal soloists include HU adjunct faculty member, Joni Killian, soprano; junior choral education major, Brittany Blazier, alto; IPFW graduate, David Eisenhauer, tenor; and graduate student at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, Brayton Arvin, baritone. Dr. George W. Killian, HU associate professor and director of choral activities and music education, will be the conductor for the performance.

The event is free and open to the public.
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution a “Best Midwestern College.” Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).


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