2013 Choral Program to Include Sam McKelton
Time: 4 pm
Summary: WSSU's annual holiday concert featuring Sam McKelton, will be Sunday, December 8, at 4:00 p.m. in the Kenneth R. Williams Auditorium on the university campus.
The Winston-Salem State University's annual holiday concert featuring Sam McKelton, guest tenor, along with groups from the school's choral and vocal studies program will be Sunday, December 8, at 4:00 p.m. in the Kenneth R. Williams Auditorium on the university campus.
The concert, "The Gift of Love," is free and open to the public and will include a variety of music for the holiday season. McKelton was an original member of the cast of "The Lion King" on Broadway and has toured with Harry Belafonte. He is also a noted gospel soloist.
In addition to McKelton, the concert will include performances by the WSSU Choir, the Burke Singers, Schola Cantorum men's group and the Women's Choir all under the direction of Maestra D'Walla Burke-Simmons. Dr. Myron Brown, assistant professor of music at WSSU, will be the accompanist. The Burke Singers were recently featured as part of the Winston-Salem Symphony's "Carolina Christmas Spectacular" and Brown served as guest artist at a recent presentation by the Winston-Salem Symphony's classic series.
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