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Drake Cavalcade of Choirs Concert Set for May 4

April 28, 2006

CONTACT: Lisa Lacher, (515) 271-3119,

The Drake University Cavalcade of Choirs concert at 8 p.m. Thursday, May 4, will feature the Drake Choir, Drake University-Community Chorus and Drake Chamber Choir, conducted by Aimee Beckmann-Collier, and the Drake Chorale, conducted by Barbara Sletto. The concert, which is free and open to the public, will be held on the Jordan Stage in Sheslow Auditorium in Old Main, 2507 University Ave.

The program includes a wide variety of sacred and secular music, including works by Bernstein, Schubert and Brahms, as well as folk songs, spirituals and a piece in gospel style. For more information, call (515) 271-2841.