World Renowned Vocal Ensemble The King's Singers to Perform at Viterbo University Nov. 14; Host Youth Choral Residency with Local Students Nov. 13
Oct. 31, 2017
Contact Jen Roberdeau at 608-796-3738 or firstname.lastname@example.org
WORLD RENOWNED VOCAL ENSEMBLE THE KING’S SINGERS TO PERFORM AT VITERBO UNIVERSITY NOV. 14; HOST YOUTH CHORAL RESIDENCY WITH LOCAL STUDENTS NOV. 13
LA CROSSE, Wis. – The King’s Singers, one of the world’s finest vocal ensembles, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 14 in the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.
Acclaimed worldwide for their virtuosity, life-affirming energy, and charm, double Grammy® award-winning artists The King’s Singers are in global demand. Their work, synonymous with the very best in vocal ensemble performance, appeals to a vast international audience. Instantly recognizable for their immaculate intonation, vocal blend, diction, and incisive timing, The King’s Singers are consummate entertainers.
The King’s Singers have performed at the world’s greatest venues throughout their history, including Carnegie Hall in New York, London’s Royal Albert Hall, and the Sydney Opera House.
“…these six singers can do almost anything a full-sized chorus can do, with a degree of perfection that drops the jaw and delights the ear.” – Seattle Times
A grant from the Arts Midwest Touring Fund has allowed Viterbo University to arrange a day-long Youth Choral Residency with The King’s Singers on Monday, Nov. 13. Over 230 high school choral students from Tomah High School, La Crosse Central High School, La Crosse Logan High School, Galesville-Ettrick-Trempealeau High School, and Aquinas High School will participate in the residency. The day includes large-group rehearsal and individual choral workshops with members of The King’s Singers. The residency culminates in a 1:30 p.m. performance featuring all the choirs, including Viterbo University’s 60-member Concert Choir. This performance is free and open to the public.
The King’s Singers performance is part of Viterbo’s Bright Star season and is sponsored by Mayo Clinic Health System. It is supported by the Arts Midwest Touring Fund, a program of Arts Midwest that is funded by the National Endowment for the Arts, with additional contributions from the Wisconsin Arts Board and the Crane Group. Wisconsin Public Radio is the media sponsor.
Tickets are $39 for main floor, $35 for lower balcony, and $29 for upper balcony seating. For tickets, contact the Viterbo box office at 608-796-3100 or visit www.viterbo.edu/tickets.