Huntington University Choirs and Brass Ensemble to perform at Trinity United Methodist Church

FOR RELEASE
2009-11-05
Huntington, Ind.—The Huntington University Concert Choir, Women’s Chorale and Brass Ensemble will perform at Trinity United Methodist Church on Sunday, November 15 at the both the 9:00 and 11:00 service. The Choirs and Brass Ensemble will continue their tradition of sharing the Word of God through song.

The concert choir, under the direction of Dr. George Killian, will perform pieces including: Blessed Be the Name of the Lord by Grotenhuis, Festival Sanctus by Leavitt, O Clap Your Hands by John Rutter, My Soul’s Been Anchored in the Lord arranged by Moses Hogan.

The women’s chorale, under the direction of Mrs. Joni Killian, will present Majestic by Brewster, arranged by Williamson; My Offering by Arnold/Cartee, arranged by Kingsmore; and Cantate Domino by Ruth Watson Henderson.

The brass ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Robert Lynn, will play This Is My Father’s World arranged by Bob Burroughs, Nothing But the Blood arranged by Jeff Anderson, and In Modo Religioso by Alexander Glazounov.

The public is invited to the admission-free concert. For more information, contact the Huntington University Department of Music at 260-359-4262.

During the Christmas season, the concert choir will join with community members to perform a large portion of Handel’s Messiah at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. That performance will take place on December 6 at 7:30 p.m.
 
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. In 2008, Forbes.com listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” 2009 list. 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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Ashley C. Smith
Associate Director for Media Relations
260.359.4171
Joanne Green
Sports Information Director
260.359.4284