The Brigham Young University Singers, Concert Choir, Men's Chorus and Women's Chorus will present a Choral Showcase Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 1-2, at 7:30 p.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall of the Harris Fine Arts Center.
Tickets at $9 for the general public with $3 off with a BYU or student ID are available at the Fine Arts Ticket Office, (801) 378-4322 or at www.byu.edu/hfac.
The Women's Chorus under the direction of Vicki McMurray will perform Ruth Watson Henderson's "Cantate Domino," "If Ye Love Me" by Eleanor Daley and "Hold On" by Lucy Simon.
The Concert Choir, with conductor Rosalind Hall, will perform "Sanctus" by J.S. Bach and Moses Hogan's "The Water is Wide" and "Ezekiel Saw the Wheel."
Under the direction of Ronald Staheli, the BYU Singers will perform "There is Sweet Music" by Edward Elgar, "Gloria" by Greg Knauf and "Paean" from "Requiem" by Merrill Bradshaw.
Rosalind Hall will also direct the Men's Chorus in their performance of "Resonet in Laudibus" by Jacob Handl, and "Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho" arranged by David Wright.
The program will conclude with a "Community Sing" with the combined choirs and audience singing "Redeemer of Israel" arranged by Mack Wilberg and the Combined Choirs singing Mack Wilberg's arrangement of "Praise to the Lord, the Almighty."
Writer: Rachel M. Sego