1:52 pm
Mon September 17, 2012

Choral Conductor Talks Music, Invites Singers to Join New Chorus

Amy Aucoin

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. 

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Preservation and Restoration Series
4:00 pm
Sat July 7, 2012

Benton Shape Note Singers Looking to Next Generation

The 139th Big Singing

Benton’s annual Big Singing is the longest running indigenous musical event in the country. It’s a gathering of singing enthusiasts in the Benton courthouse every spring. But in recent years, attendance has been dwindling. We’ll join Rose Krzton-Presson as she explores this tradition and why it’s struggling to bring in a new generation of singers.

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