Saint Meinrad Archabbey

A catholic monastery devoted to the teachings of St. Benedict

Monastery,Seminary Event

Greenville College Choir to perform March 14

Friday, March 14
Time: 7:30 p.m. Central Time
Location: Saint Meinrad Archabbey Church

A free concert by the Greenville College Choir will be performed on Friday, March 14, at 7:30 p.m. Central Time in the Saint Meinrad Archabbey Church, St. Meinrad, IN.

The choir, from Greenville, IL, will be on its spring tour through Illinois, Indiana and Michigan. The choir was founded in 1927 and has attained a widespread reputation by performing sacred choral music.

Dr. Jeffrey S. Wilson has served as the conductor of the choir since 1996. This year's 44 members are undergraduates from various fields of liberal arts study.

As the flagship choral ensemble of Greenville College, the choir presents as many as 20 off-campus performances each year. In this, the 87th anniversary of the choir, their program includes music from England, Ireland, France, Germany, Poland and America.

The one-hour program includes selections from composers such as Gibbons, Byrd, Bach, Duruflé and Rutter.

The program is free and open to the public. Parking is available in the Guest House and student parking lots. For more information, contact Mary Jeanne Schumacher during business hours at (812) 357-6501. For updates on the day of the performance, call (812) 357-6611.