posted January 8, 2009

Hope Seeks Singers for Verdi “Requiem” Performances

The department of music at Hope College is seeking additional voices for the first performance of Giuseppe Verdi's "Requiem" in Holland on Saturday and Sunday, April 18 and 19.

The Hope College Chorus and Chapel Choir are joining with the Holland Chorale and the Holland Symphony for the concerts.

Rehearsals with the Hope College choirs will be held in Wichers Auditorium of Nykerk Hall of Music on Tuesday evenings from 7:30 to 9 p.m. starting immediately.

Scores will be provided and no auditions are necessary.  Additional information may be obtained by contacting Brad Richmond at (616) 395-7651 or

Nykerk Hall of Music is located in the central Hope campus at the former 127 E. 12th St. between College and Columbia avenues.