The Hamilton College Choir will present the home concert of its annual spring break tour on Friday, April 4, at 7:30 p.m., in Wellin Hall, Schambach Center for Music and the Performing Arts.
This year, the 78-member choir, directed by G. Roberts Kolb, visited cities in the Northeast. Stops on the tour included Boston, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C.; Albany, N.Y.; Newtown, Conn.; Brooklyn, N.Y.; and Larchmont, N.Y.
The program for this year’s tour includes both sacred and secular music such as Handl’s “Pater noster,” Lotti's “Crucifixus” and Josquin’s “Ave Maria.” Other selections include Whitacre’s “With a Lily in Your Hand,” Carmichael’s “Smoke Gets in Your Eyes” and Rossini's “The Barber of Seville Overture.”
The Hamilton College Choir boasts an uninterrupted tradition of fine choral singing that dates back for over a century. Students on the tour are hosted by Hamilton alumni and parents.
This concert is free and open to the public. All seats are general admission. For more information, call the box office at 859-4331 or visit www.hamiltonpa.org.