Rio Grande, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College School of Arts and Letters will host its annual fall choir performances this month in the Berry Fine and Performing Arts Center on Rio’s main campus.
The Masterworks Chorale will perform, “Masterworks Sings Mendelssohn,” Sunday, April 22 at 3 p.m. The performance will feature a variety of music by Romantic composer Felix Mendelssohn. This work includes both sacred and secular highlights of Mendelssohn’s beautiful melodies and diverse abilities, including his major work, Hear My Prayer, featuring soloist Racquel Sims.
The Grande Chorale will present their concert, “The Song is You,” Thursday, April 26 at 7 p.m. The performance will consist of a concert of vocal jazz including some jazz classics such as “Evergeen,” and some new works, such as the event’s title song. For more information on either concert, contact the School of Arts and Letters at 740-245-7364.