Virginia Glee Club at Shadyside Presbyterian Church in Pittsburgh (Sun., March 9)
Event Date: March 9, 2014
Posted: February 26, 2014
Location: Pennsylvania, USA
Choir type: School Choirs
Music in a Great Space Concert Series Presents the Virginia Glee Club
Music in a Great Space, the concert series at Shadyside Presbyterian Church, presents the Virginia Glee Club, on Sunday, March 9, at 4:00 p.m.
Founded in 1871, the Virginia Glee Club is the oldest musical organization at the University of Virginia and one of the oldest all-male collegiate vocal ensembles in the United States. Throughout its history, the Club has been recognized consistently as a leader among American men’s choruses, performing a variety of sacred and secular music in the classical tradition. Currently directed by Grammy® Award-winning conductor Frank Albinder, the group has toured widely, both domestically and abroad, and also has been heard on broadcasts of NBC’s Today Show, National Public Radio’s Performance Today, Virginia Public Radio, and the Voice of America.
Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for students and seniors (60 and over). Free on-street parking is available surrounding the church. For more information on the Music in a Great Space series, call 412.682.4300, or visit www.shadysidepres.org.
Shadyside Presbyterian Church is centrally located in the heart of Pittsburgh’s university district, just a few blocks away from the campuses of the University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University. The church is situated on the corner of Amberson Avenue and Westminster Place, only one block off Fifth Avenue.