Allen College

Allen College Chorus

About the Allen College Chorus

The Allen College Chorus began rehearsals in the spring 2009 semester.  Since that semester the Chorus has performed at Holiday concerts in December and spring concerts in April or May.  In addition, the Chorus has also performed at commencement ceremonies and other special events of Allen College.  The concerts are held in McBride Auditorium of Gerard Hall on the Allen College Campus. To join the chorus please contact Joanna Ramsden Meier at (319) 226-2004 or Joanna.RamsdenMeier@allencollege.edu.

Allen College Chorus Members

The Allen College Chorus is comprised of students and faculty of Allen College; alumni; Allen Hospital associates; and members of the Allen Hospital, Allen College, and Allen Foundation governing boards.  Family members of these members are also welcome to join the Allen College Chorus.

Fall 2017

Members of the Allen College Chorus

Last Name        
First Name Allen Connection
Boekelman
Rachel
Allen College Student
Brown
Julia
Allen College Student
Coen
Eddy
Allen College Student
Croker
Kallie
Allen College Student
Dailey
Kate
Allen College Student
Durham
Jerry
Allen College Chancellor
Feldman
Lisa
Allen College Student
Forlin
Kayla Allen College Student
Gingerich
Hannah
Allen College Student
Guthrie
Tracey Friend of Allen College
Haack
Dr. Joel
Allen College Board Member
Hanson
Denise Allen College Administration
Hanson
Emily
Allen College Student
Hoey
Susan Allen College Faculty
Holland
Taylor Allen College Student
Holtzman
Marnie Allen College Student
Hudson
Brittany Allen College Student
Huntington
Ashley Allen College Student
Johnson
George Associate, Allen Hospital
Lehmann
Lindy
Allen College Student
Moeller Arissa
Allen College Student
Nelson
Marlys Allen Hospital Retiree
Noe
Danielle Allen College Student
Robinson
Brian Friend of Allen College
Scheer
Megan Allen College Student
Schmidt Sabrina Allen College Student
Stuart Shannon Allen College Student
Wselmann Anna
Allen College Student
Young Randy
Allen College Student

Rehearsal

During the fall and spring academic semesters, the Chorus rehearses for one hour on Tuesday evenings, starting at 5:15 p.m. except during the fall and spring breaks.

Allen College Chorus Director and Accompanist


The piano accompanist is Ms. Patti Weiss.

         

Scholarships

Allen College offers chorus scholarships to incoming and currently enrolled students who have experience as a chorus member and who agree to participate in chorus activities.  All Allen College students are provided information about these scholarships each year via e-mail messages from the assistant to the chancellor.

Past Events


FAQs

  • What size is the chorus?

In the spring and fall of 2016, the Allen College Chorus had over 30 members.

  • When and where does the Allen College Chorus rehearse?
We rehearse Tuesday evenings at 5:15 during the fall and spring semesters for one hour.  There are no rehearsals during fall and spring breaks.  Rehearsals are in the McBride Auditorium of Gerard Hall on the Allen College campus.
  • What kind of music does the Allen College Chorus perform?

The majority of the music will be from contemporary and traditional music canon, including spiritual music, contemporary music, jazz, and music from various cultures.