Milligan musical groups hold community concert
MILLIGAN COLLEGE, TN (October 31, 2002) -The Milligan Singers, the Milligan College Keyboard Ensemble, and the Milligan College Handbell Choir will present a free community concert on Tuesday, November 5, at 7:30 p.m. in the Seeger Memorial Chapel at Milligan College.
The Milligan Singers, a women’s choir, will perform songs from a variety of styles and periods, including sacred, classical, contemporary and pop. The group is directed by Carlene Eastridge, assistant professor of music. Christy Lewis, a senior music major from Piney Flats, Tenn., will accompany the choir of 18 singers. The students are from a variety of areas, including Florida, Ohio, Georgia, Indiana, New Jersey, Tennessee and as far away as India.
The Milligan College Keyboard Ensemble, also directed by Eastridge, will entertain audiences with a woodwind arrangement of Mozart’s “Eine Kleine Nachtmusik.” The student ensemble uses electronic keyboards to perform orchestral and contemporary keyboard literature.
The Milligan College Handbell Choir is directed by Dr. David Runner, professor of music. This year’s repertoire includes works by Morris, Davis, Waldrop, Kinyon, Lamb and McChesney.
For more information, please contact the Milligan College Music Office at 423-461-8723.
Milligan is a private Christian liberal arts college in Northeast Tennessee whose vision is to change lives and shape culture through a commitment to servant leadership. For more information, visit www.milligan.edu or call 800-262-8337.
MILLIGAN UNIVERSITY is a Christian liberal arts university in Northeast Tennessee whose vision is to change lives and shape culture through a commitment to servant leadership. The university offers more than 100 majors, minors, pre-professional degrees and concentrations in a variety of fields, along with graduate and adult degree completion programs. To learn more about Milligan University, visit www.milligan.edu or call 800-262-8337.