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Choir of the West Sparks Era Reunion

Join fellow Choir of the West alumni on campus June 29 – July 1 to sing under their former director, Dr. Richard Sparks.

The reunion weekend will include rehearsals, fellowship, the option to stay on campus, and will conclude with a performance in Lagerquist Concert Hall.

Join the Facebook COW Sparks Era group and email cowreunion@gmail.com with any questions.

Registration is open. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Friday, June 29

  • Friday Evening Social (no-host)
    Location: Harmon Tap Room
    Time: 6:30 p.m.
  • Overnight Accommodations 
    Single or double occupancy available in Ordal Hall.
    Discounted rates are also available at Hotel Murano.

Saturday, June 30

  • Breakfast
    Location: The Commons, Anderson University Center
    Time: 8 a.m.
  • Morning Rehearsals and Sectionals
    Location: Mary Baker Russell Center
    Time: 9 a.m.
  • Lunch
    Location: The Commons, Anderson University Center
    Time: 12 p.m.
  • Afternoon Rehearsals and Sectionals
    Location: Mary Baker Russell Center
    Time: 1 p.m.
  • Reception and Dinner
    Location: Scandinavian Cultural Center, Anderson University Center
    Time: 6:00 p.m.
  • COWbaret
    Location: Scandinavian Cultural Center
    Time: 8:30 p.m.

Sunday, July 1

  • Free Morning
  • Brunch on your Own
    Location: The Commons, Anderson University Center
    Time: 9:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Rehearsal
    Location: Mary Baker Russell Center
    Time: 1:30 p.m.
  • Concert – free and open to the public
    Location: Mary Baker Russell Center
    Time: 3 p.m.

Cost of attendance: $125.00

Cost includes meals and music.

Guest cost of attendance: $50.00

Guest cost includes reception and dinner Saturday night. All other meals for guests can be paid for at the time of the meal in the UC Commons.

*Lodging is separate and the price breakdown can be found on the next tab.

Overnight Accommodations will be provided in Ordal Hall.

Single occupancy in a double room: $58.00 a night.
Double occupancy: $34.00 a night per person.

Discounted rates are also available at Hotel Murano.

Dr. Sparks has chosen an excellent selection of music. Feel free to look up the music now. Your music scores along with director notes will be mailed to you at the end of May.

A Mighty Fortress

Lotti – Crucifixus
Walton – Jubliate Deo
Rachmaninoff – Bogoroditse Devo

Mendelssohn – Richte mich, Gott
Lauridsen – O Magnum Mysterium

O Day Full of Grace

Biebl – Ave Maria

Alfven – O Jungfrun hon gå i ringen
Hogan – Glory

Beautiful Savior