The Missouri Western State University Chamber Singers, under the direction of Dr. Elise Hepworth, gave 12 performances to an estimated 3,200 students over four days during Missouri Western’s spring break the week of March 9-12.
The group enjoyed performing for the following schools: East Buchanan, Hamilton, Chillicothe, Excelsior Springs, Lawson, Blue Valley North High School (Kansas), Truman High School (Independence), Smithville, Platte County, Bishop LeBlond and Lafayette.
The Chamber Singers is a 22-voice audition ensemble which serves as the main touring ensemble for the university.
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