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Grammy Award-Winning Chanticleer Coming to UCM

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG, MO (Oct. 15, 2014) - The University of Central Missouri Department of Music hosts the vocal group Chanticleer as the present their new touring show, The Gypsy in My Soul, at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26, in Hart Recital Hall.


Chanticleer has been called “the world’s reigning male chorus” by TheNew Yorker magazine, and named Ensemble of the Year by Musical America. The Grammy award-winning ensemble is known around the world as “an orchestra of voices” for the seamless blend of its 12 male voices, ranging from countertenor to bass. The group offers audiences its original interpretations of vocal literature, from Renaissance tojazz, and from gospel to contemporary.

The Gypsy in My Soul explores pervasive influence of gypsy rhythms from around the world, revealed in the variety of music that is the hallmark of Chanticleer. 

The concert is part of the Guest Artist Series presented in cooperation with the Performing Arts Series at UCM. Tickets for Chanticleer are available at the Central Tickets box office in Administration 100-B from 1-4 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, and one hour prior to show time at the venue. Tickets and information also are available online any time at, or by calling 660-543-8888 during box office hours.

Financial support for this project has been provided by the Missouri Arts Council, a state agency