QU to Host Spring Choral Concert

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The Quincy University Music Department will host its spring choral concert on Friday, April 11 beginning at 7:30 p.m. in the Connie Niemann Center for Music inside QU’s North Campus (18th and Seminary Road).  The concert is open to the public and free of charge.

The Quincy University Concert Choir will be performing Franz Schubert’s Mass in G with guest soloists. They will also sing The Pasture, by Z. Randall Stroope, and Black is the Color of My True Love’s Hair, arranged by Stuart Churchill. The Chamber Choir will be performing At the Round Earth’s Imagined Corners, by Wiliiametta Spencer, An Elizabethan Summer, by Stephen Chatman, and Five Songs from Opus 59, by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy.

The Quincy University choirs will be under the direction of Allen Means, assistant professor of choral music.

Founded in 1860 by Franciscan friars, Quincy University (www.quincy.edu) is a Catholic, co-educational, residential university offering undergraduate, graduate, and adult education programs that integrate liberal arts, active learning, practical experience, and Franciscan values. Quincy University’s intercollegiate sports are members of the NCAA Division II Great Lakes Valley Conference for men and women. For more information, please contact the Quincy University office of communications by calling (217) 228-5275.