The Gettysburg College Choir
Monday, March 10th at 7:00 p.m. at
The Unitarian Church in Charleston
The Gettysburg College Choir and Camerata will give a concert on Monday, March 10th at 7:00pm at The Unitarian Church in Charleston, 4 Archdale Street, Charleston SC 29401. The concert is free and open to the public, and a free will offering will be taken to benefit social justice programs of The Unitarian Church of Charleston.<br /> The concert will include a variety of a cappella sacred and secular music, with selections by Debussy, Carter, Whitacre, Stroope, Ticheli, Barnum and more. Music in English, Hebrew, French, Italian, German, and even Bulgarian will be sung. The program includes jubilant and profound sacred pieces, and music on themes of nature, spring, and love. The Camerata, a 12-member chamber group from within the College Choir, will perform a group of lighter pieces on similar themes.<br /> The Gettysburg College Choir is the premier choral ensemble of the Sunderman Conservatory of Music at Gettysburg College in Pennsylvania. Directed by Dr. Robert Natter, the choir is acclaimed for performances of choral literature from the Renaissance era to contemporary music. The College Choir has 45 undergraduate singers that include both music majors and students in other majors.<br /> The Sunderman Conservatory of Music offers three degrees: a Bachelor of Music in Performance, a Bachelor of Music Education (for aspiring music teachers), and a Bachelor of Arts in Music. Honoring our role as a dynamic conservatory within one of the nation’s leading liberal arts colleges, we foster rigorous study, creativity, intellectual curiosity, and joy in music.<br /> Gettysburg College is a highly selective four-year residential college of liberal arts and sciences with approximately 2,600 students that represents 40 states and 35 countries. Over 200 full-time faculty members are highly committed to the power of a liberal arts education to develop critical thinking skills, broad vision, effective communications, sensitivity to the human condition, and a global perspective; all necessary to empower students to realize their full potential for responsible citizenship. The College was founded in 1832 and is located on a beautiful 200-acre campus adjacent to the Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania.