singing http://wkms.org en Choral Conductor Talks Music, Invites Singers to Join New Chorus http://wkms.org/post/choral-conductor-talks-music-invites-singers-join-new-chorus <p>For some, singing is a passion. For some it’s a career. For others, it’s something to do in shower, or in the car with the radio full blast. Now Murray has a group devoted to the vocal pursuit. The Murray Choral Society is a new organization dedicated to the study and performance of choral music.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 17 Sep 2012 18:52:35 +0000 Angela Hatton 22187 at http://wkms.org Choral Conductor Talks Music, Invites Singers to Join New Chorus Benton Shape Note Singers Looking to Next Generation http://wkms.org/post/benton-shape-note-singers-looking-next-generation <p>Benton&rsquo;s annual Big Singing is the longest running indigenous musical event in the country. It&rsquo;s a gathering of singing enthusiasts in the Benton courthouse every spring. But in recent years, attendance has been dwindling. We&rsquo;ll join Rose Krzton-Presson as she explores this tradition and why it&rsquo;s struggling to bring in a new generation of singers.</p><p> Sat, 07 Jul 2012 21:00:00 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 18874 at http://wkms.org Benton Shape Note Singers Looking to Next Generation