Vocal Collegium to Perform Christmas Concert at Mona on Friday, Dec. 3.

Dr. David Bauer
Department of Music, 308-865-8609

UNK– Christmas music will fill the granite halls of the Museum of Nebraska Art (MONA) as the University of Nebraska at Kearney Vocal Collegium performs on Friday, Dec. 3.

The UNK Vocal Collegium concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. in MONA, which is located on the corner of Central Avenue and 24th Street.

Under the direction of Dr. David Bauer, UNK professor of music, Vocal Collegium will perform several songs including– “Christmas Day,” “How Still He Rests,” “Lullaby for Christmas,” “The Virgin Mary had a Baby Boy” and “Winter Morning.”

UNK Vocal Collegium, which specializes in choral chamber repertoire of all eras, is described as “an elite group of students who are chosen from among the UNK Choraleers.” Students must audition to be a member of the Vocal Collegium.

Members of the UNK Vocal Collegium are listed below, alphabetically by hometown.

ARAPAHOE– Joshua Beck, bass; and Aaron McCoy, tenor
AUBURN– Hannah Om, soprano
BROKEN BOW– Michael Crawford, bass
COMSTOCK– Robert Roth, bass
GRAND ISLAND– Shaylie Murphy, soprano; and Phillip Zuehlke, tenor
JUNIATA– Addison Heeren, tenor
KEARNEY– Stephanie Coello, alto; Matt Jensen, bass; Amy Knispel, alto; Katie Ridder,
soprano; Jim Russell, bass; Jacinda Uden, alto; and James Wolf, bass
OGALLALA– Lauren Rudolph, soprano; and Deidre Volberding, alto
OVERTON– Jalisa Bauer, soprano
SEWARD– Kenny Stratton, tenor


WOODLAND PARK-Shawna Beeler, soprano

                GOODLAND– Jillian Parker, alto

                GULF BREEZE– Anthony Ward, tenor