Summer Choir 2018

About this Year's Program

The WSU Summer Choir will present "An Evening with Mark Hayes" on Thursday, June 28th at Eastminster Presbyterian Church. Kansas City native Mark Hayes will share unique stories about his music written over the past four decades. Mr. Hayes will also be featured at the piano playing some of his favorite compositions. Special guests the Eastminster Presbyterian Cancel Choir. The concert begins at 7:30 pm. Admission is $12.00 with discounts available.

Mark Hayes is an award-winning concert pianist, composer, arranger and conductor. He has more than 1,200 published works for choir, piano, and solo voice. His music is popular with both church choirs and school organizations. Whether concertizing on the other side of the globe or composing at his home in Kansas City, Missouri, Mark is blessed to live out his mission "to create beautiful music for the world.”

Want to be a part of summer choir?

The choir rehearses in June, on Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:00-6:50pm. Our first rehearsal is Monday, June 4th and the concert will be on Thursday, June 28th. Choir rehearsals are in C-107 in the Duerksen Fine Arts building. Hope you can join us for singing and fellowship! It is always a great time and some pretty good music as well. This year’s program will feature the music of Kansas City composer Mark Hayes. Special guests Eastminster Presbyterian Chancel Choir will join us in the concert. Mark Hayes is making the trip from Kansas City to rehearse with the choirs and direct our combined choirs in three of his pieces! Feel free to contact director Tom Wine with questions: 978-6125. Please pass along the invitation to sing. The more the merrier.

The most important information includes:

  1. Rehearsals begin on Monday, June 4th in room C-107 in the WSU School of Music
  2. Rehearsals are Mondays and Wednesday s from 5:00 – 6:50 p.m.
  3. The concert date is Thursday, June 28th.
  4. Teachers may enroll for college graduate credit, but it is not required for participation.
  5. Registration is $50 with discounts for WSU faculty and staff. You can pre-register HERE
  6. There are no auditions. Just come and sing!

See you in a couple weeks!
Tom Wine