CONWAY, Ark. (October 16,
2017) – The Hendrix College Chamber Orchestra on Monday, October 30 will
present an All Souls’ Musical Meditation in advance of All Souls’ Day. Music
begins at 7:30 p.m. in Greene Chapel.
The Chamber Orchestra will
be joined by student organist Thomas Alexander '18 and the Compline Choir to
present Maurice Durufle’s Requiem, an
Odyssey Project undertaken by Mr. Alexander.
The program will also
include a new work by Professor of Music Dr. Karen Griebling, “Rainbow Man.”
The piece’s title is a reference to a Native American spirit from the Zuni
tribe of New Mexico.
A private liberal arts
college in Conway, Arkansas, Hendrix College consistently earns recognition as
one of the country’s leading liberal arts institutions, and is featured in Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That
Will Change the Way You Think About Colleges. Its academic quality and
rigor, innovation, and value have established Hendrix as a fixture in numerous
college guides, lists, and rankings. Founded in 1876, Hendrix has been
affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. To learn more, visit www.hendrix.edu.