UNI Chamber Singers tour Iowa

March 7, 2005

Brad Barrett, UNI assistant professor of choral conducting, (319) 273-6113
Vicki Grimes, University Marketing & Public Relations, (319) 273-6728

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa's Chamber Singers will perform at several schools during their Iowa tour, Wednesday through Friday, March 9-11. Performances will take place at Simpson College, Indianola, Wednesday, March 9; Lewis Central High School in Council Bluffs, and Sloan High School, Thursday, March 10; and Garner-Hayfield Senior High School in Garner, and Mason City Senior High School, Friday, March 11.

____(Name)_____, _____(classification and major)_____ major of ___(Hometown)____, will be performing with the UNI Chamber Singers, under the direction of Brad Barrett, assistant professor of choral conducting.

Repertoire for this tour is 'Hodie' by Allen Koepke; 'The Lamb,' by John Taverner; 'Gloria,' by Z. Randal Stroope; 'Is Not a Flower a Mystery,' by Donald McCullough; 'She Walks In Beauty,' by David Foltz; 'Leonardo and His Amazing Flying Machine,' by Eric Whitacre; and 'Didn't my Lord Deliver Daniel,' arranged by Moses Hogan.

'This is an opportunity for our host communities to hear fine choral ensemble,' said Barrett. 'Our concerts will provide an opportunity for prospective students to hear a representative choir from UNI.'

For more information about the Chamber Singers tour, contact Barrett at (319) 273-6113 or Brad.Barrett@uni.edu.