March 5, 2018, 7:30 PM

Sewanee University Choir in Concert

Belle Meade United Methodist Church
121 Davidson Road, Nashville, TN 37205

The University Choir is directed by Dr. Geoffrey Harris Ward and plays an important role in the musical life of the University and All Saints' Chapel. At All Saints', the choir's activities include singing at all Sunday Eucharist services during the term, singing a monthly Choral Evensong and leading the music for University Convocations. In addition to its liturgical duties, the choir offers several concert performances throughout the year, often with orchestral accompaniment. Membership in the choir is open to any undergraduate student and the choir usually comprises about 40-50 singers. The University Choir has performed extensively throughout the southeastern United States as well as in Colorado, New York and Canada. Since 1979, the choir has made ten tours of England, singing the service of Choral Evensong in more than 23 cathedrals and abbey churches.

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The American Guild of Organists (AGO) is the national professional association serving the organ and choral music fields. The Guild serves approximately 20,000 members in 330 chapters throughout the United States, Europe, Asia, and Australia. Founded in 1896 as both an educational and service organization, the Guild seeks to set and maintain high musical standards and to promote understanding and appreciation of all aspects of organ and choral music.

The Nashville Chapter was founded in 1933 with 20 members. Today, the chapter has grown to over 200 members representing many churches and universities in the area.

Chapter e-mail address:

American Guild of Organists, Nashville Chapter
5111 Marc Court
Nashville, TN 37211