Kentucky State University’s (KSU) Concert Choir announces the dates for its 2017 Spring Concert Tour. The KSU Concert Choir will perform under the direction of Dr. Keith McCutchen, director of Choral Activities and the KSU Concert Choir.
The tour dates are:
March 10: 7 p.m., Tabernacle Baptist Church, 2080 W. Grand Blvd., Detroit, Michigan
March 12: 4 p.m., University United Methodist Church, 5959 Grandview, Indianapolis, Indiana.
March 13: 7 p.m., Trinity Presbyterian Church, 3211, Lakeview Avenue, Dayton, Ohio.
March 14: 7:30 p.m., Asbury United Methodist Church, 926 11th St. NW, Washington, DC.
March 16: 7 p.m., The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture’s Langston Hughes Auditorium, New York, NY.
March 17: 7 p.m., Tryed Stone New Beginnings Church, 5550 Reading Road., Cincinnati, Ohio.
March 19: 4 p.m., Antioch Baptist Church, 8869 Cedar Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio.
The KSU Concert Choir will pay tribute to Langston Hughes’ poems including “Mother to Son,” “Love Songs” and “Tambourines to Glory.” The choir also will perform works arranged by Dr. McCutchen such as “Spiritual Medley” and “Ellington Medley.”
The Concert Choir is a well-rounded, diverse organization that upholds the highest standards in performance and academics. The choir has appeared in several major cities throughout the United States and has also performed in foreign countries, including Montreal, Toronto, and Nassau, Bahamas.
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Kentucky State University, building on its legacy of achievement as a historically black, liberal arts, and 1890 Land Grant University affords access to and prepares a diverse population of traditional and non-traditional students through high-quality undergraduate and select graduate programs. Located in Kentucky, KSU offers associate (two-year) degrees in two disciplines, baccalaureate (four-year) degrees in 24 disciplines, master’s degrees in eight disciplines, and one advanced practice doctorate in Nursing. KSU has 129 full-time instructional faculty members and more than 2,000 students.