The Office of Public Affairs will tell you that Kenyon’s esteemed Chamber Singers spent their spring break visiting “seven cities in seven days, stopping along the way to make some beautiful music.” And while this is true, we at The Thrill know you’re probably more interested in bus-board hijinks and singer shenanigans than in Bach’s Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied (y’all should be ashamed of yourselves, you uncultured gossip hounds). So we’ve invited Singers Ally Schmaling ’14 and Will Quam ’14 to share some of their favorite memories.
This Saturday and Sunday there are a number of fine musical events around the Hill. These concerts will certainly provide a nice break to your busy schedule.
On Saturday evening, Kenyon’s Community Choir and the Chamber Singers will be performing at Rosse Hall Auditorium at 8:00 p.m. As always, both choirs will be conducted by Professor Ben Locke and accompanied by Patty Pelfrey.
Sunday afternoon, the Kenyon’s Symphonic Wind Ensemble will be playing at Rosse Hall Auditorium at 3:00 p.m., conducted by Visiting Professor Claudio Re.
And Sunday evening, Kenyon’s String Ensemble will be playing at Brandi Recital Hall in Storer Hall at 8:00 p.m., led by Adjunct Instructor of Music Luis Biava.