CU Chorale to tour through Kentucky

CU Chorale to tour through Kentucky

Feb. 15, 2010

For Immediate Release



By AshleyZsedenyi, staff writer


CAMPBELLSVILLE,Ky. – Campbellsville University’s University Chorale will kick off their annual spring tour across Kentucky with their first stop in Louisville on Wednesday, Feb. 24. The tour will take the ensemble to various cities across the commonwealth through Sunday, Feb. 28.

            The University Chorale, under the direction of Dr. Tony Cunha, assistant professor of music and associate dean of the School of Music at CU, will perform at a number of churches and at a high school during the tour.

            The schedule for the tour is as follows:

            Wednesday, Feb. 24 – 6:30 p.m., Highland Park First Baptist Church, Louisville;

            Thursday, Feb. 25 – early afternoon, Anderson County High School, Lawrenceburg, Ky.;

            Thursday, Feb. 25 – 7 p.m., Harrodsburg Christian Church, Harrodsburg, Ky.;

            Friday, Feb. 26 – 7 p.m., First Baptist Church Richmond, Richmond, Ky.;

            Saturday, Feb. 27 – 6:45 p.m., First Baptist Church Paris, Paris, Ky.;

            Sunday, Feb. 28 – 10:30 a.m., Edgewood Baptist Church, Nicholasville, Ky.;

            Sunday, Feb. 28 – 7 p.m., Stanford Baptist Church, Stanford, Ky.

            All performances are free and open to the public.

            Members of the University Chorale are:

Melissa Askew, Lexington, Ky.; Ashley Buchanan, Louisville, Ky.; Katy Cox, Frankfort, Ky.; Holly Davidson, Danville, Ky.; Carmen Drake, Hodgenville,Ky.; Megan Dudley, Greensburg, Ky.; Dana Eberhard, Cuiaba, Brazil; Carla Edmondson, Independence, Ky.;

Ashleigh Frey, Bardstown, Ky.; Melody Hall, Bowling Green, Ky.; Carri Hunt, Mt. Vernon, Ky.; Youngmi Hyun, Pusan, South Korea; Yuri Kim, Pusan, South Korea; Lindsey Kleyer, Simpsonville, Ky.; Morghan Lanham, Lebanon Junction, Ky.; MaryGrace Lee, Ponchatoula, La.; Farrin Marlow, Campbellsville; Megan Massey, Science Hill, Ky.;

Stephanie Menser, Ekron, Ky.; Margareth Miguel, Sao Paulo, Brazil; Amanda Mosier, Lawrenceville, Ill.; Andrea Nolley, Campbellsville; Hannah Nunn, Elizabethtown, Ky.; Rebecca Oliver, Scottsville, Ky.; Cristina Silva, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Debora Silva, Fortaleza, Brazil; Aubrey Skutt, Columbia, Ky.; Tiffany Trent, Brandenburg, Ky.;

Gayla Tungate, Lebanon, Ky.; Brooke Waters, Horse Cave, Ky.; Daniel Beams, Campbellsville; Paul Bray, Knifley, Ky.; Allen Brooks, Bardstown; Ross Carter, Hopkinsville, Ky.; Seongho Choi, Yongin, South Korea; Joe Gupton, Campbellsville; Ha Hae Jung, Pohang, South Korea; Samuel Hong, Busan, South Korea; Tim Howe, Dry Ridge, Ky.;

Doug Hurt, Glasgow, Ky.; Jericho McCoy, Campbellsville; Jonathan McCoy, Ekron, Ky.; Taeeun Moon, Busan, South Korea; Chase Moore, Somerset, Ky.; Matews Tomaz, Patos, Brazil; Cole Torbert, Brentwood, Tenn.; Blake Whitlock, Hodgenville; and Chris Williams, Columbia, Tenn.

            The University Chorale is the premier vocal ensemble of the School of Music at Campbellsville University and is selected through annual auditions. The group is often featured in concerts throughout the region and around the world, and has performed in Brazil, Germany, the Czech Republic, France, England and Poland.

Campbellsville University is a private, comprehensive institution located in South Central Kentucky. Founded in 1906, Campbellsville University is affiliated with the Kentucky Baptist Convention and has an enrollment of 3,006 students who represent 97 Kentucky counties, 30 states and 37 foreign nations. Listed in U.S.News & World Report’s 2010 “America’s Best Colleges,” CU is ranked 23rd in “Best Baccalaureate Colleges” in the South, tied for fifth in “most international students” and fourth in “up-and-coming”schools in baccalaureate colleges in the South. CU has been ranked 17 consecutive years with U.S.News & World Report. The university has also been named to America’s Best Christian Colleges® and to G.I. Jobs magazine as a Military Friendly School. Campbellsville University is located 82 miles southwest of Lexington, Ky., and 80 miles southeast of Louisville, Ky. Dr. Michael V. Carter is in his 11th year as president.