Lockwood selected for Meistersinger Honor Choir

Elizabeth Lockwood, a senior at Clarion-Goldfield High School, will participate in the Meistersinger Honor Choir at Wartburg College on Friday, Jan. 24, and Saturday, Jan. 25.  Approximately 250 singers from the state of Iowa plan to participate in this event.

                The honor choir will sing three selections by Morten Lauridsen, a contemporary composer.  Lauridsen plans to be present for the 2-day festival.  One of Lauridsen’s most famous pieces, “Sure On This Shining Night,” will be performed  by the honor choir.  Elizabeth will also sing a solo in a masterclass.  During the class, the high school students will be critiqued by a college voice instructor. 

                A concert is scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 25, at 7:30 p.m. in Neumann Auditorium.  There is a fee for this concert.