Press Release


Thursday, March 22, 2007
by Beth Sowers

Hannibal, MO-- The Hannibal-LaGrange College Jazz Choir will be performing a vocal jazz clinic/concert for two area high school vocal music departments on Thursday, March 29.  The 20 voice jazz choir will discuss, demonstrate, and perform the genre of vocal jazz at 9:00 a.m. at Paris High School in Paris, MO, and again at 1:15 p.m. at Monroe City High School in Monroe City, MO.

Songs to be sung are "Tuxedo Junction", "Voice Dance I", "Embraceable You", "Jada Jazz!", and "Peter Gunn".  A special performance by Matt Assel, senior music education major, on jazz piano will also be part of the program.

Public attendance is by permission of the individual school principals.  For more information, contact Jane Griffen, director at (573) 221-3675, ext. 254 or jgriffen@hlg.edu. 

Contact Information

Carolyn Carpenter
Director of Public Relations