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Cornerstone Chorale & Brass


Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 19:00


First Congregational Church, 1701 SW Collins Avenue, Topeka, KS

Description: Bruce Vantine's Cornerstone Chorale & Brass, a widely acclaimed professional ensemble, presents a new concert production TUESDAY, OCTOBER 16, 7:00 P.M., at FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, 1701 SW Collins Avenue, Topeka, Kansas. Ticket sales will benefit the THE TOPEKA CENTER FOR PEACE & JUSTICE. The REV. TOBIAS SCHLINGENSIEPEN will be the special guest speaker. The program features a unique combination of traditional choral and instrumental music with narration - woven together with newly composed musical themes. The 2018 Tour program offers a unique faith experience reflecting on 3-time Pulitzer Prize winning writer Archibald MacLeish's famous work describing the July 1969 Apollo 11 moon landing: "To see the earth as it truly to see ourselves as riders on the earth together: brothers (and sisters) in the eternal cold." Cornerstone Chorale & brass is the creation of Dr. Bruce Vantine, and consists of 30 professional vocalists, instrumentalists, narrator and staff currently on a 3 1/2 week tour including 20 performances in 11 states across the Midwest and South. Member of the ensemble include experienced professional performers from all over the U.S. The group has presented more than 460 performances since 1988, offering unique and uplifting programs which often help raise awareness and funds for charities in the local sponsoring community. Each year their is a specific theme chosen and developed, often around scripture. Dr. Bruce Vantine is the founder and conductor of the Cornerstone Chorale & Brass. He was associate professor of music at the University of Missouri-St. Louis from 1980-1993 when he left to focus his work on developing Cornerstone. TICKETS: $20 (785)233-1786 Submitted by: Sharon Ann Shivers First Congregational Church

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