Valparaiso Chorale – March 8


On Friday, March 8 at 7:00 p.m., the Valparaiso Chorale will stop in Houston on their 2013 Tour to sing a concert at Christ the King Church. The 48 singers in the ensemble from Valparaiso University in Indiana are conducted by Christopher M. Cock. A dessert reception, sponsored by the Valparaiso University Alumni Association and the Valpo Club of Houston, will follow. Tickets are not required and there is no cost to attend the concert or reception.
The Valparaiso University Chorale is among the top Lutheran collegiate choirs in the United States, upholding the highest standard of choral art through performance of the greatest choral literature of all eras. Dedicated to performing works that celebrate the University’s Lutheran heritage, the choir is also noted for the performance of significant contemporary works in their original languages and for the performance of music expressing multicultural perspectives.
Under the direction of Dr. Christopher M. Cock this ensemble maintains an active annual schedule of touring, performing, and recording. Their recordings include: Traditions: Hymns, Motets and Folk Songs (1998);The Lutheran Chorale with Paul Manz (2000); Christ Child: Songs of the Nativity (2001); In Paradisium (2003);As it is in Heaven (2006); amazing day (2008); O My Soul (2010); and Star Still Guiding (2011).
You can read more about the Chorale