Performing Groups

Concert Choir

 


Concert Choir is a select vocal ensemble of up to 60 men and women.  Performances consist of standard repertoire of the Renaissance to Modern styles including at least one masterwork a year.  The Concert Choir performs a minimum of 3 concerts per semester, and may participate in day-tours each semester.

HLGU’s Concert Choir has been a staple vocal ensemble for well over 30 years. Performance dates are booked a semester in advance.

Pre-requisite: audition and consent of the director.

For more information about booking an appearance, contact:
Ben Kendall
Concert Choir Director
573.629.3008

Chamber Choir

 

Hannibal-LaGrange University’s 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. Chamber Choir performs as a mixed choir. Programs of up to 45 minutes are prepared and can be flexible to fit your service. Chamber Choir travels to churches and events on a love offering basis. Members must be available an average of 2 weekends per month.

Pre-requisite: audition and consent of the director.

For more information about booking HLGU’s Chamber Choir, Contact:
Ben Kendall 
Chamber Choir Director
573.629.3008

Symphonic Band

 


The HLGU Symphonic Band with strings 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. This ensemble also incorporates string instruments.  Small ensembles are chosen from this group.

Pre-requisite:  Audition/Consent of the director.

For more information about Symphonic Band, contact:
John Francis
Symphonic Band Director
573.629.3270

Chapel Worship Band

Known for its wonderful renditions of classic hymns and contemporary songs, HLGU’s Chapel Worship Band provides worship music each week for chapel.

Pre-requisite: Audition and consent of the director.

John Francis
Chapel Worship Band Director
573.629.3270

Ministry Teams

In addition to Concert Choir, Chamber Choir, and Symphonic Band, HLGU also has three ministry teams.

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