The Department of Music at William Jewell College, Liberty, Mo., announces the concert locations for the upcoming Handbell Choir Tour:
Thursday, February 24
2:00 p.m., Noyes Accelerated Elementary School, 1415 North 26th Street, St. Joseph, Mo., 64506
7:30 p.m., Ashland United Methodist Church, 2711 Ashland Avenue, St. Joseph, Mo., 64506
Friday, February 25
2:00 p.m., Immaculate Conception Grade School, 6 West State Street, Union, Mo., 63084
7:00 p.m., Overland Baptist Church, 9303 Midland Boulevard, St. Louis, Mo., 63114
Saturday, February 26
3:00 p.m., John Edson Anglin Performing Arts Center, East Central College,1964 Prairie Dell Road, Union, Mo., 63084
Sunday, February 27
8:00 and 10:30 a.m. services, Kirkwood Baptist Church, 211 North Woodlawn Avenue, St. Louis, Mo., 63122
7:00 p.m., Leawood United Methodist Church, 2915 West 95th Street, Leawood, Kan., 66206
Performing on over 5 octaves of handbells and handchimes, the choir will present a varied program of classical transcriptions, sacred arrangements and original works from composers Kevin McChesney, Kathleen Wissinger, Michael J. Glasgow and Gioacchino Rossini.
Members of the choir include Hannah De Priest, St. Joseph; Kyle Alexander and Lisa Strombach, St. Louis; Haley Hibbeler, Old Monroe, Mo.,; and John Eagan, Union, Mo.
The concerts are free and open to the public. For more information, contact Christie White, director, at 816-781-7700, ex. 5204, or at whitec AT william.jewell DOT edu.
William Jewell College is committed to bringing together talented students and gifted faculty mentors within a vibrant community sparked by a rigorous and intentional liberal arts curriculum. A full range of personal and professional development experiences are presented by the selective national liberal arts college’s location within the Kansas City metroplex of more than two million.