CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Southeast Missouri State University's Chamber Choir, Cantus Choralis, will pay tribune to the late Dr. Gary Miller on April 12.
Dr. Miller was a former director of the Earl and Margie Holland School of Visual and Performing Arts. The concert will be at 7 p.m. in the Robert F. and Gertrude L. Shuck Music Recital Hall.
Steven Hendricks, who directs the Cantus Choralis, urges concert goers to note the event has been moved up 30 minutes from the originally published start time.
The Cantus Choralis will perform “In Memoriam,” a piece composed by Robert Fruehwald, Southeast professor of music, to honor Miller. The choir also will perform music from the Renaissance by John Wilbye and Elway Bevin, along with contemporary pieces.
Guest artists will include the Southeast Missouri Music Academy’s Suzuki Strings directed by Hays Hendricks, soprano Mary Mims and harpsichordist Sarah Hoffmeister.