Under the direction of G. Roberts Kolb, professor of music and director of choral music at Hamilton since 1981, the choir and College Hill singers will present a selection of both sacred and secular works, ranging from the Renaissance to the present day. The program will include works by Victoria, Monteverdi and Purcell; a group of English romantic partsongs; a selection of folksongs and spirituals; and a work written for the Hamilton Choir by the recent winner of the Pulitzer Prize in Music, Melinda Wagner, a 1979 graduate of Hamilton College.
Dates and locations of the concerts are:
Saturday, March 11, 7 p.m., Christ Church, 141 East Avenue, Rochester;
Sunday, March 12, 2:30 p.m., Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Route 43, Aurora, Ohio;
Monday, March 13, 7:30 p.m., Indian Hill Episcopal-Presbyterian Church, 6000 Drake Road, Cincinnati, Ohio;
Tuesday, March 14, 7:30 p.m., St. James Cathedral, 65 Huron St., Chicago, Ill.;
Thursday, March 16, 7:30 p.m., Hope Lutheran Church, 4312 Forestview Drive, Toledo, Ohio;
Friday, March 17, 7:30 p.m., Glenn and Awdry Flickinger Performing Arts Center, Nichols School, 1250 Amherst St., Buffalo.