HLGU
Press Release

HLG CONCERT CHOIR PERFORMS AT CALVARY BAPTIST CHURCH FOR THEIR FINAL CONCERT OF THE SCHOOL YEAR


Tuesday, April 17, 2007
by Beth Sowers

Hannibal, MOŚHannibal-LaGrange Concert Choir has been busy performing a program of "World Music" representing the countries of Ecuador, Nigeria, South Africa, Korea, Brazil, Ireland, Russia, and Norway.  The 40 voice choir performed at the First Baptist Church of Pleasant Hill, IL, on April 11; the First Baptist Church of Ewing, MO, on April 18; and their final performance will be at Calvary Baptist Church, located on West Ely Road, Hannibal, MO, at 6:30 p.m. on April 25.

Along with the songs, a presentation will be made regarding current events in missions of each country.

Some of the songs that will be performed are "E Oru O", "Arirang", "Per Spelmann", "Gabi, Gabi", "Il Lluvia", "My Maker's World", "Riversong", and "Salmo 150".  Many of the songs are a cappella, and many will be accompanied by authentic instrumental accompaniments.

The HLG Jazz Choir will also make an appearance, singing selections of Vocal Jazz, which represent the United States.

This concert is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Jane Griffen, conductor, at (573) 221-3675, ext. 254, or jgriffen@hlg.edu.

Contact Information

Carolyn Carpenter
Director of Public Relations
573-629-3116