October 29, 2008
Cowley Concert Choir and Concert Band to perform Thursday
The Cowley College Concert Choir and Concert Band will be joined by the
Prairie Voice Youth Choir for a concert at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Robert
Brown Theatre. There is no charge to attend the event.
The Cowley Concert Choir will sing six pieces that zero in on the theme “Songs of Hope, Faith, Life, and Love”. The Prairie Voice Youth Choir will sing with the Concert Choir on a selection called "Inscription of Hope".
Prairie Voice is a performance choir sponsored by the Arkansas City Area Arts Council. The choir has 21 singers ranging in age from 10 to 15. The choir is under the direction of Teressa Swope-Hatfield, and is accompanied by Martha Brandenburg.
Having performed at Wichita State University’s Wiedemann Hall on Monday, the Cowley Concert Choir will be ready for Thursday night’s concert.
“Monday night went really well, it was a great experience for us,” said Concert Choir director Connie Donatelli. “Now that we have done the pieces, we know we can do it.”
The Cowley Concert Band will perform five songs and will be led by director Josh Fleig. Steve Butler serves as the assistant director and accompanist for the concert.
Members of the Concert Choir are, Edna Anderson, Brianna Baxter, Courtney Becker, Cody Borror, Erin Burroughs, Jennifer Dineen, Jacob Fletcher, Kelsey Ford, Angela Fulker, Janee’ Gabbard, Chelsea Graham, Thomas Govert, Clinton Haas, Tyler Hartman, Nicole Hoerschgen, Leslie Holloway, Mitch Hoover, Robert Hutson, Derek Kelsheimer, Jessica Latham, Joey Lawson, Chris Loftin, Amber Mason, John David McDonald, Jessica McLeod, Baron Meeks, Shawn Ming, Kathy Moon, Danielle Napier, Jamie Nichols, Jo Palmer, Gemma Palsmeier, Rio Parker-Garcia, JD Roudybush, Steven Sheperd, Jessica Small, Anna Stevens, Dori Stevens, Ian Sutton, Miranda Teeters, Brooke Tobble, James Wearing, Brandy Wine, and Mitchell Wright.
Members of the Concert Band are, Angel Chavez, Jenni Zanardi, Jil Gemas, Sara Julian, Kylie Flickenger, Robert Hutson, Ashley Heptig, Janessa Gould, Shawn Coleman, Kayla Misasi, Lindsay Newman, Katie Grimm, Steven Shepherd, Derek Kelsheimer, Richard Gould, Kristen Tennyson, Matt Nelson, Lucas Smith, J.D. Roudybush, Josh Arseneault, Kevin High, Felecia Pierce, Baron Meeks, Paul Chavez, Mikayla Chiles, Richard Abrams, Clay Wiley, Lindsey Pond, Brieanna Baxter, Jacob Fletcher, Mitchell Wright, Dan Hasenbank, Kara Slovak, Jeremiah Johnson, Chelsea Befort, Cody Jackson, Lacey Brown, Josh Reed, and Shawn Nelson.
Members of Prairie Voice are, Tanna Braden, Ashylnn Brake, Rachel Burroughs, Elyssa Day, Jordan Day, Ross Ferris, Emily Flickinger, Lindsay Hull, Ashley Keefe, Hannah Klaassen, Heidi Klaassen, Calder Klink, Michaiah Nichols, Joanna Parmar, Candace Sweetwood, Brailea Tipton, Madeline True, Courtney Wallace, Max Willoughby, Sarenity Wilson, and Zabreana Wilson.