Baldwin City, Kan. — The Baker University Community Choir will begin rehearsing on Thursday, Aug. 28, for the fall season. The weekly rehearsals are from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursdays at McKibbin Recital Hall in the Owens Musical Arts Building, 408 Eighth St., on the Baldwin City campus.
New members are welcome and no audition is required. A $20 semester participation fee is charged for all non-Baker students.
Cathy Crispino, interim director of choral activities, directs the community choir, which was formed in 2010. The ensemble performs repertoire from the history of all choral traditions and selections from contemporary composers.
The choir will participate in two musical events this semester. The fall concert, titled “Wanderers Upon This Moment,” will be 7:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 24, at First United Methodist Church. The Candlelight Vespers will be 2 p.m. and 5 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 7, at Rice Auditorium.