Music Department
Concert Choir

Concert Choir

Concert Choir involves select singers performing choral literature while representing the college at major events. The ensemble emphasizes vocal technique required to perform a variety of master works from all time periods. The Concert Choir has been a staple vocal ensemble for well over 30 years. Performance dates are booked a semester in advance. For further information on the Concert Choir or for booking an appearance, contact the director, Jane Griffen at jgriffen@hlg.edu or 573-629-3165.

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Concert Choir

Chamber Choir

Chamber Choir is a team of men and women who present sacred a cappella music as a worship ministry. Along with music of various styles, the group also shares testimonies, scripture, and life experiences associated with their music. The Chamber Choir performs as a mixed choir, men’s ensemble, and/or ladies ensemble, thus being versatile for all types of occasions. Members must be available an average of 2 weekends per month.

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Concert Choir

Concert Band

The HLGU Concert Band is open to all students by audition and involves the study, preparation and performance of representative concert band literature. The band emphasizes the techniques of good ensemble playing, including tone quality, intonation, balance and phrasing. The band performs in the Department of Music Christmas Concert each December and in the Spring Instrumental Concert. Occasionally, small brass or woodwind ensembles are chosen from the Concert Band to perform at select events.

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String Ensemble

The HLGU String Ensemble is a group of community string players, younger string students, and HLGU college students. The String Ensemble rehearses on Saturday mornings from 10:00 am until noon. The ensemble offered for 1 hour of college credit. If you are interested in playing in the String Ensemble, please contact the Director, Jane Griffen for consent. jgriffen@hlg.edu or 573.629.3165.

Contact Information

Academics Office