April 12, 2016: The Clarke University Collegiate
Singers and Clarke Cantabile Singers will present their Annual Spring Choral
Concert titled Ubi Caritas: Songs of Charity. It will take place in Jansen
Music Hall and the Sacred Heart Chapel at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 26.
year’s concert will feature several pieces about charity. Each group, the
Collegiate Singers and the Cantabile Singers, have pieces put together to
perform for the audience. It will be directed by Clarke Assistant Professor of
Music Jeremy Mims.
“We will sing various pieces that deal with love
and charity, focusing on the text of Ubi Caritas,” Mims said. “Collegiate
Singers, Cantabile, Strings, and Melos will all perform. In addition, (Associate
Professor of Music) LaDonna Manternach will sing with the Collegiate Singers a
piece that Dr. Amy Dunker wrote for the group to commemorate LaDonna's final
year at Clarke.”
Admission is free and the concert is open to the
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Clarke University is a Catholic, liberal arts and sciences
university dedicated to preparing students who positively impact their
workplace, family and community. Academic offerings include more than 40
undergraduate liberal arts and pre-professional programs, a robust adult degree
program and six graduate degree programs. Founded in 1843 by the Sisters
of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Clarke is located near the Mississippi
River in the thriving city of Dubuque, Iowa. It is the only BVM university in