The McNeese State University W.A. and
Dorothy Hanna Department of Performing Arts will present the McNeese Choirs and
Ensembles in a free concert at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10, in Tritico Theatre
located in the Shearman Fine Arts Annex.
ensembles are under the direction of Dr. Darryl Jones, director of choral
activities. McNeese student pianist Andrew Steiner will accompany Concert
Chorale and Dr. Ulysses Loken will accompany the Chamber Singers and the Men’s
and Women’s Ensembles.
The Women’s Ensemble will
perform: "The Nightingale” by Thomas Weelkes, "Er ist gekommen” by Clara
Schumann and arranged by Brandon Williams, "Four Sacred Songs for the Night” by
Houston Bright, "Fear No More the Heat O’ the Sun” by David Ashley White
and selections from "Beautiful: The Carole King Musical,” arranged by
Concert Chorale will
feature: "Cantate Sing to the Lord” by Jim Leininger, "Kyrie Eleison” by
Leonhard Lechner, "Come to the Music” by Joseph Martin, "The Three Ravens” an
Old English folk song arranged by Stephen Porter, "Dance for Love” by Randall
Stroope and "Celebrate!” by Keith Hampton.
The Men’s Ensemble will
perform: "Si iniquitates observaveris” by Samuel Wesley, "Alleluia” by Reginald
Untersehrer, "An die Musik” by Franz Schubert and arranged by Craig Courtney,
"When I Think Upon the Maidens” by Michael Head and arranged by Paul Neal,
"Armonia” by Dan Davison and "Steel Drivin’ Man” (The Ballad of John Henry)
arranged by Neil Johnson.
The Chamber Singers will feature: "Achieved Is the Glorious Work”
from "The Creation” by Franz
Joseph Haydn, three madrigals from Jean Berger’s "Six Madrigals,” "Greensleeves”
arranged by Bob Chilcott, "Lo, How a Rose E’er Blooming” arranged by Shawn
Kirchner and assisted by Nicholas Bedwell on saxophone and "J’entends le
moulin” by Donald Patriquin.
Persons needing accommodations as provided by
the Americans with Disabilities Act should contact the ADA Coordinator at
337-475-5428, voice; 337-475-5960, fax; 337-562-4227, TDD/TTY, hearing
impaired; or by email at email@example.com.