Internationally renowned American baritone, Nathan Gunn with music theater coordinator for the University of Illinois, Champagne-Urbana, will give a joint master class for MN-NATS. As a first place winner at MN-NATS 2017, TMS singer, David Timm, has been selected to sing for Mr. Gunn. Four singers were selected (two classical/two music theater) to perform in this class. Please join us at the University of Minnesota for this rare and wonderful opportunity!
Time to get together again and do some singing! This studio class will again be at Unity Church lovely and intimate Ames Chapel (upstairs). This location has become a favorite for studio classes because of it's lovely acoustics and warm environment!
Pianist extraordinaire, Bryon Wilson, will be joining us again and since it's a Friday night, we'll wrap up the evening with some drinks and good cheer at a local establishment (location TBD).
Time to get together again and do some singing! This studio class will again be at Unity Church, but this time in the original Ames Chapel - a lovely space with a wonderful acoustic for singing. Pianist extraordinaire, Bryon Wilson, will be joining us again and since this class will be concluding around lunchtime, all are welcome to meet for lunch at the Cheeky Monkey restaurant immediately following.
Save the date and mark your calendars...the fall studio class is scheduled!! We will meet again at Unity Church Unitarian, but this time in the ROBBINS PARLOR (which is across the hall from the FOOTE ROOM where we have met in the past). Bryon Wilson will be our wonderful accompanist, we will partake in social merriment at the Cheeky Monkey after the class.
Join TMS singer, Beth Althof, and her friends for an afternoon of beautiful music. This program will feature Vivaldi's "O Qui Coeli" motet (for strings and harpsichord), Argento's "Elizabethan Songs" (for flute, oboe, violin, cello, and harpsichord), and Vaughn Williams' "Serenade to Music" (featuring 16 soloists, violin, and piano). The program will conclude with Beth's husbands award-winning barbershop quartet "Vocality" and her daughters singing "Lida Rose" from The Music Man before the finale "It's a Grand Night for Singing" that will include everyone!
Additionally, two other TMS singers, Liz Pauly and Dawn Klesk, will be featured during the Argento "Elizabethan Songs".
A special offering to benefit The Singers: Minnesota Choral Artists will be taken at intermission.
Semi-annual studio class to be held again at Unity Church Unitarian. I'm so happy to announce that pianist, Stephen Swanson, will be returning as our accompanist for the afternoon. And don't forget, if you're able to join us, the class will be followed by food, drink, and social time at the Cheeky Monkey!