Contact: Sharon Benson, Arts Education Coordinator
Arts and Humanities
KANSAS WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY CHORALE PERFORMS
ART A LA CARTE CONCERT SEPTEMBER 26TH
The Kansas Wesleyan Chorale will perform for the Art a la Carte concert series on Friday, September 26th. These free, outdoor concerts are presented by Salina Arts & Humanities. The concerts take place at Robert Caldwell Plaza, on the commons between the City/County Building and the Salina Public Library. The half-hour performances begin at 12:20 p.m. each Friday and will conclude on October 10th.
The Kansas Wesleyan University Chorale is a select vocal ensemble of approximately 20 students. An audition is held each fall, and membership is based on a one-year commitment. The Chorale performs and entertains in a variety of venues on and off campus throughout the academic year, and is conducted by Director of Choirs Ken Hakoda.
For the Art a la Carte concert, the Kansas Wesleyan University Chorale will sing a variety of a capella songs from Madrigals and spirituals to popular music. Director Hakoda describes the repertoire, “It will be a fun and up-tempo concert for everyone to enjoy.”
In case of inclement weather, the performance will be held at the (TBD by 9/18/14).
For needed accommodations, please call Kathy Burlew at Salina Arts & Humanities at 785-309-5770 between 8:00 a.m. - Noon and 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. Every effort will be made to accommodate known disabilities. For material or speech access, please call at least five working days prior to the event.
Salina Arts & Humanities, a department of the City of Salina, has served a unique role in arts advocacy and support since 1966. The Smoky Hill River Festival, Horizons Grants Program, Smoky Hill Museum, Arts Infusion Program in schools, Community Art & Design, Cultural Connections, and Art a la Carte concert series are among the programs of Salina Arts & Humanities, located at 211 W. Iron Avenue in Salina.