The Fort Hays Singers, Concert Choir, and Wind Ensemble at Fort Hays State University will present their Fall Concert “In Our Time” on Saturday, Oct. 21, at 7:30 p.m. on the campus of FHSU. The Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center is in Sheridan Hall.
The choirs are conducted by Dr. Terry Crull, while the Wind Ensemble is conducted by Dr. Jeff Jordan.
The Concert Choir will begin the concert, followed by the Fort Hays Singers, performing sacred and secular selections by famous composers such as Alfven, Bartok, Beethoven, Brahms, Dello Joio, Lotti, Mark Hayes, Orazio Vecchi and others.
The choirs will be followed by the FHSU Wind Ensemble, playing a wide variety of literature composed for the wind band. The concert will close with a world premiere of a new work by Jeff Jordan entitled “In Our Time,” that combines the Choirs with the Wind Ensemble, and the composer conducting.
The concert will last approximately 90 minutes. Area HS students and their directors, FHSU students, and younger students all are admitted free; there is a small admission fee of $6 for adults, and $4 for senior citizens.