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The Kent State University Gospel Choir will hold its biannual concert Dec. 7 in Cartwright Auditorium. Doors will open at 7 p.m., and the event begins at 7:30 p.m. The concert is free and open to the public.
This will be a night of singing and praising featuring contemporary gospel songs such as "It All Belongs to You," traditional gospel songs such as "Amazing Grace," a spiritual -- "Done Made My Vow" and the grand finale with former choir members joining in a performance of "Total Praise." The special guest choir is St. Ignatius High School Men's Chorus, directed by Jason Falkofsky.
Founded in 1996 by Dr. Linda Walker, the Kent State Gospel Choir has a reputation that extends locally, nationally, and internationally. The choir is an upper division class in the School of Music at Kent State University, and is made up of more 50 members, that include students, faculty, staff and members of the community. The choir also stands as one of the most diverse groups on campus, with members from various religions, ethnicities, races, sexual orientations, genders, and majors.