Invitation to Sing (2nd-8th Grade)

If you will be a 2nd-8th grader in fall 2016, you are invited to sing with the American Festival Chorus under the direction of Dr. Craig Jessop with U.S.U. Summer Alumni Band under the direction of Dr. Nicholas Morrison in a special Patriotic Concert Sunday, July 3rd on the Quad at 7 pm at Utah State University.

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The American Festival Chorus was founded in 2008 with Dr. Craig Jessop as Artistic Director and Conductor, and Dr. Cory Evans as Associate Director. The chorus brings together talented singers from a 50-mile radius.

The professional American Festival Orchestra is composed of USU music faculty, outstanding musicians in the region, and select senior USU students. Principal strings are the Fry Street Quartet.

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Coming Soon

Celebrate the Fourth

USU Quad
  • Jul 3, 2016 - 7:00pm

Bach - Mass in B Minor

Ellen Eccles Theatre
  • Aug 2, 2016 - 7:30pm

Mahler's Symphony #3 in D Minor

Sun Valley Pavilion
  • Aug 18, 2016 - 6:00pm