THIBODAUX â€“ The Sinfonia Singers, a newly formed menâ€™s choir at Nicholls State University, will perform its debut concert at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 29, in Talbot Theater on the Nicholls campus.
Under the direction of Dr. Kenneth S. Klaus, professor of music and director of choral activities at Nicholls, the 18-voice Sinfonia Singers will present â€œVoices of Brotherhood.â€ Brotherhood is a consistent theme of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, a fraternity for men in music.
The Sinfonia Singers will perform partial songs by Edvard Grieg, a Norwegian composer, and Franz Schubert, an Austrian composer. In addition, the choir will perform the familiar cowboy-themed songs, â€œRiders in the Skyâ€ and â€œStreets of Laredo.â€ The program will conclude with a novelty number, â€œThe Manly Menâ€™s Chorus.â€
Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, call (985) 856-9357 or (985) 859-8917.