Choir of Harlem brings Christmas music
to Florida Southern
(Nov. 30, 2001) - The critically acclaimed Boys Choir of Harlem
performs at Florida Southerns Branscomb Auditorium on Dec.
12 at 7:30 p.m. The Christmas performance includes selections from
Handel and Vivaldi, spiritual tunes, and popular favorites.
Dr. Walter J.
Turnbull founded the choir in 1968 as the Ephesus Church Boys Choir.
It has since developed into the Boys Choir of Harlem, Inc., a major
performing arts and educational institution serving over 500 boys
and girls. The organizations mission is to provide students
with a broad-based program of education, counseling, and studies
in the performing arts to prepare them to become confident, motivated,
and successful adults.
$25. FSC students are admitted free of charge. For ticket information,
please contact the Branscomb Auditorium box office at (863) 680-4296.
Florida Southern is a four-year, private, co-educational liberal
arts college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The college
offers more than 40 undergraduate majors and a master of business
administration degree accredited by the Commission on Colleges of
the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Located in Lakeland,
Fla., the college is home to the largest, single-site collection
of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture in the world.