U.S. Navy Sea Chanters to Perform at UCM
Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG, MO (March 4, 2013) – The University of Central Missouri Department of Music will host a special performance by the Sea Chanters, the official chorus of the U.S. Navy from Washington, D.C., at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, March 10, in Hendricks Hall.
The Sea Chanters
The group will perform in Warrensburg as part of its 2013 national tour. The twenty-voice chorus, accompanied by a three-piece rhythm section, will present a variety of musical styles ranging from patriotic selections to Broadway musical favorites.
The concert is free, but ticketing is required to assure adequate seating. The free, general admission tickets are available by contacting UCM’s Performing Arts Series box office in Administration 100, by calling 660-543-8888, or online at ucmpas.com.
The Sea Chanters chorus is one of five groups featured under the auspices of the United States Navy Band that present free concerts to audiences across the country. In addition to the United States Navy Band and the Sea Chanters, the groups are the Commodores jazz ensemble, the Country Current country-bluegrass group, and the Cruisers, a contemporary music ensemble.
For more information about the U.S. Navy Band and its affiliated groups, including the tour schedule, visit navyband.navy.mil. For more information about the UCM Department of Music, including its academic programs and schedule of upcoming performances, visit ucmo.edu/music.