OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

New community choir to begin in Corvallis this fall

06/04/1998

CORVALLIS - A newly formed Corvallis Community Choir will begin rehearsals this fall at Oregon State University.

The new choir will be directed by Michael Coolen, a professor in the OSU Department of Music.

Repertory will include selections from a wide variety of choral music, including traditional and contemporary classical music, medleys from Broadway shows, ethnic choral music, and choral music from operas.

Rehearsals will take place from 7 to 9 p.m. every Tuesday, beginning Oct. 1, in Benton Hall Room 204. Participation is open to all adults who love to sing, and does not require enrollment at OSU.

For more information, call Coolen at 541-737-5596.