Choral Union to Begin Rehearsals Sept. 8

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Aug. 20, 2009 — This year, the Southeast Missouri State University Choral Union, together with the University Choir and the Southeast Missouri Orchestra, will perform selections from Paul McCartney’s “Ecce Cor Meum” (Behold My Heart) and the Easter portion of Handel’s “Messiah.”

Rehearsals begin Sept. 8 and will be held in the Cultural Arts Center on the River Campus on Tuesday nights from 7 to 8:50 p.m. in the Instrumental Rehearsal Room. All are invited to sing for the Dec. 8 performance of “Ecce Cor Meum” and the March 30 performance of “Messiah.”  No audition is required, but University students will be expected to enroll for credit.

For more information, contact the Department of Music at (573) 651-2141 or Steve Hendricks at (573) 651-2345.