The Pfeiffer University Concert Choir will spend its spring break, March 10-18, touring the Southeast. Upon its return to Pfeiffer's Misenheimer campus on Sun., March 18, the group will perform its program for the community at Henry Pfeiffer Chapel, 7 p.m.
Under the direction of Joseph Judge '87, director of choral activities and assistant professor of music, the 30-member choir will present a series of free concerts titled â€œDances to Life,â€ centered around a musical piece that bears the same name, composed by Mack Wilberg, musical director for the Mormon Tabernacle Choir.
The program includes a variety of sacred and secular music, including works by Wilberg, Eric Whitacre, K. Lee Scott, Colin Britt, Eric Nelson, Dominick Argento and others. Highlights will include solo performances by Pfeiffer students and faculty.
The choir's tour itinerary includes:
|3/10||7 p.m.||First United Methodist Church, 190 E. Franklin St., Gastonia, N.C.|
|3/11||11 a.m.||Bradley Memorial United Methodist Church, 1425 W. Franklin Blvd., Gastonia, N.C.|
|3/12||7 p.m.||Trinity United Methodist Church, 4000 NW 53rd Ave., Gainesville, Fl.|
|Florida Southern College, Annie Pfeiffer Chapel, 111 Lake Hollingsworth Dr. Lakeland, Fl.
Winter Park Presbyterian Church, 400 S. Lakemont Ave., Winter Park, Fla.
|3/17||7 p.m.||First United Methodist Church, 410 E. Washington St., Rockingham, N.C.|
|First United Methodist Church, 410 E. Washington, St., Rockingham, N.C.
Henry Pfeiffer Chapel, 48380 Hwy. 52N, Misenheimer, N.C.