HIGH POINT, N.C., March 16, 2009 – The congregation and choirs of Hayworth Chapel and the Performing Arts Department at High Point University will present a Festival of Music at the 5:30 p.m. worship service on March 25 in Hayworth Chapel. The event is open to the public, in celebration of the importance of music enhancing worship.
The festival will feature a variety of HPU musical groups, including the Chapel Choir, University Singers, Genesis Gospel Choir, the Petal Points and the Toccatatones. The Chapel Choir and the University Singers will be directed by Carolyn Hall and accompanied by Marcia Dills, university accompanist. Duets will be performed by Alex Stryker and Abbey Roarke, and Patrick Bliss and Ashley Workman, all HPU students. Student Brian I james will render a solo.
“Our singers are eager to share their vocal talent with the HPU and High Point communities,” says Carolyn Hall. “Come join us as we sing and worship together.”
Each year, the popular service is attended by large numbers of students and the community.
At High Point University, every student receives an extraordinary education in a fun environment with caring people. HPU, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is a liberal arts institution with more than 3,400 undergraduate and graduate students from more than 50 countries and more than 40 states at campuses in High Point and Winston-Salem. It is ranked by US News and World Report No. 5 among comprehensive universities in the South and No. 1 in its category among up-and-coming schools. Forbes.com ranks HPU in the top 6 percent among “America’s Best Colleges.” The university offers 66 undergraduate majors, 40 undergraduate minors and seven graduate-degree majors. It is accredited by the Commission of Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and is a member of the NCAA, Division I and the Big South Conference. Visit High Point University on the Web at .
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