The Otterbein University Concert Choir will be performing in Pennsylvania, Michigan and Ohio as part of the Choir’s annual tour March 9-24, 2012. The tour will include performances in Bethel Park (Pittsburgh) Penn.; Strasburg, Penn.; Harrisburg, Penn.; Chelsea, Mich.; Zanesville, Ohio; Smithville, Ohio; and Westerville, Ohio.
The Concert Choir, under the direction of Dr. Gayle Walker, is the most select of the Otterbein University’s seven vocal ensembles. The Choir tours annually to destinations both domestic and abroad. Recent itineraries have included China in 2010; Chicago in 2008; Toronto in 2007; France and Switzerland in 2006; and New York in 2005. They frequently perform at professional conferences, including the American Choral Directors Association in 2008 and the Ohio Music Education Association in 2007.
Alumni and friends are cordially invited to attend concerts in your area, which are free and open to the public.
- Friday, March 9 at 7:30 p.m.; Central Trinity Methodist Church, 62 S. 7th St., Zanesville, Ohio; 740-453-1210
- Saturday, March 10 at 7:30 p.m.; Christ United Methodist Church, 44 Highland Rd., Bethel Park, Penn., 412-835-6621
- Sunday, March 11 at 7:00 p.m.; First Presbyterian Church, 101 S. Decatur St., Strasburg, Penn.; 717-687-6030
- Tuesday, March 13 at 7:30 p.m.; Calvary United Methodist Church, 4700 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, Penn.; 717-545-0021
- Wednesday, March 14 at 7:30 p.m.; Smithville United Methodist Church, 243 N. Milton St., Smithville, Oh.; 330-669-2371
- Thursday, March 15 at 7:30 p.m.; Joint concert with Chelsea H.S. Choir; Chelsea H.S., 740 North Freer Rd., Chelsea, Mich.; 734-433-2201
- Saturday, March 24 at 8:00 p.m.; Joint concert with Delaware Hayes Symphonic Choir; Church of the Master United Methodist, 24 N. Grove St.; Westerville, Oh. 614-882-2153
For additional information, contact Claire Brock at 614-823-1504.