This site gives details of the Concerts and Lectures at the Historic Tabernacle in Logan, Utah that are sponsored by Cache Community Connections. Included are monthly events and the 10-week Summer Noon Music Series and 2-week Christmas Music Series.
Friday, April 20, 2012
CACHE VALLEY HIGH SCHOOLS FESTIVAL CHORAL CONCERT
The Grizzlies, Mustangs, Indians, Bobcats will join together in Song!
Four Cache Valley high school choirs
will perform together Thursday, April 26, at 7:00 p.m. in the Logan Tabernacle.
The top choirs from Logan, Mountain
Crest, Preston and Sky View high schools will each present several numbers then
join together under the direction of Dr. Cory Evans, Director of Choral
Activities at Utah State University.
The concert is FREE and everyone is
After each choir has performed, the
combined choirs will sing Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s beautiful Ave Verum
Corpus. Written in 1791 just six
months before his death, it foreshadows aspects of the Requiem, one of
Mozart’s masterworks. The evening will finish with the choirs singing Giuseppe
Verdi’s Va, Pensiero from the third
act of the opera Nabucco (1842).
The rousing song is better known as the Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves.
Dr. Cory Evens also serves as Music
Director of the Northern Utah Choral Society and as Executive Director of Music
Reservata of Utah. Cory has also served as Musical Director of the Arizona
Mormon Choir and
Zion's Youth Choir of Florida.
A native of Salt Lake City,
Dr. Evans received a Bachelors degree in music education from Utah State
University, a Masters degree in vocal performance from the University of
Florida, and a D.M.A degree in choral conducting from Arizona State University. As a tenor soloist, Cory
has recently premiered Ophelia in Seville by Miguel del Aguila with Utah State
University's Musica Viva. He has soloed with the Vancouver Symphony and Utah
Chamber Orchestra, and appears on the CD Sing Me to Heaven, released on Integra
He and his wife, Jennie, live in
Nibley with their girls, Ellie and Jessie.
The Logan Tabernacle is at 50 North
Main, Logan, Utah, with excellent parking behind the building. Please join me in supporting our valley high school choral students by attending this joint concert. KM