May 7, 2021
K-State Choirs to present 'A Missa Eclectica: Requiem For Our Time'
K-State Choir’s Concert Choir, the premier chamber chorus, will present an online streaming event of their spring 2021 concert. It will air at 7 p.m. Saturday, May 8.
The choir will present "A Missa Eclectica, Requiem For Our Time." The requiem is to honor those lost due to the COVID-19 pandemic here and around the world and provides a space for healing and mourning for the past year. It draws inspiration from the traditional requiem mass and uses modern interpretations of some mass parts. View the PDF program.
To buy tickets to the streaming event, visit k-statechoirs.simpletix.com. We please ask that you correlate the number of people watching with how many tickets you purchase. At the event time, patrons will be emailed a link to watch within one week.
Since its first performance in 1865, the K-State Choral Music Division has provided Manhattan residents with a wide variety of choral music and quality entertainment. The division is led by Joshua Oppenheim and Julie Yu, co-directors of choral studies. K-State Choirs currently has seven ensembles that range in size and style. Since 1966, the choirs have been selected 35 times to perform at state, regional and national conferences of the American Choral Directors Association, National Association for Music Education and the National Collegiate Choral Organization.