40th Anniversary Celebration Concert

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Our 40th Anniversary Celebration Concert will include past alumni of the Singers and three special former conductors: Tom Kasdorf, Cindy Hunter, and  Hal Hobson!  If you are an alumni of the Kalamazoo Singers please contact us so you can participate in this special 40th Anniversary Celebration.

Sunday May 7, 2017, 4pm

Dalton Center WMU

As we have done all season, we will be collecting non-perishable foods for Loaves & Fishes at the door.

Hello Alumni!

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We welcome all Alumni to sing with us on the Sunday, 7 May 2017 concert in the Dalton Recital Hall at WMU. PDFs and recordings of the songs will be available here shortly. Feel free to attend any Monday night rehearsal at First Presbyterian Church from 7:00-9:15, but the three important ones are:

Monday 24 April

Monday 1 May

Saturday 6 May (10AM-2PM dress rehearsal at Dalton)

Sunday 7 May (concert at 4:00 at Dalton)

Please join us in singing these four pieces:

Tom will conduct Copland’s The Promise of Living (with Janlee and Helen accompanying!)

Cindy Hunter will conduct Gwyneth Walker’s “How Can I Keep From Singing.”

Hal Hobson will conduct his brand-new arrangements of songs from Ragtime.

I will conduct “We Are The Music Makers” by Patti Drennan as the finale.

We hope many of you will join us!

–Rick Phelps, Music Director and Conductor