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Hendrix to Host Cambridge’s Choir of Clare College

CONWAY, Ark. (May 7, 2014) – The Hendrix College Music Department's Harold Thompson Recital Series presents a performance by the Choir of Clare College Cambridge, conducted by Graham Ross, on Friday, Sept. 26 at 7:30 p.m. in Greene Chapel during Fall Family Weekend at Hendrix.

The event, which is free and open to the public, is co-hosted by Hendrix music professors Dr. Andrew Morgan and Dr. Karen Griebling and First United Methodist Church Conway Chancel Choir conductor Janet Gingerich.

There will be a reception in Trieschmann Gallery, organized by the Office of Alumni and Constituent Engagement, following the concert.

For more information, contact Dr. Griebling at 501-450-1249 or email

Since the founding of a mixed voice choir in 1971, the Choir of Clare College has gained an international reputation as one of the leading university choral groups. In addition to its primary function of leading services three times a week in the College chapel, the choir keeps an active schedule recording, broadcasting and performing throughout the UK and the world.

Read more about the Choir of Clare College here.

Founded in 1876, Hendrix College is a national leader in engaged liberal arts and sciences education. For the sixth consecutive year, Hendrix was named one of the country’s “Up and Coming” liberal arts colleges by U.S. News and World Report.  Hendrix is featured in the latest edition of Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think about Colleges, as well as the 2014 Princeton Review’s The Best 378 Colleges, Forbes magazine's list of America's Top Colleges, and the 2014 Fiske Guide to Colleges. Hendrix has been affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. For more information, visit