The Fine Arts Association of Southeastern Kentucky, Inc. presents The American Spiritual Ensemble, Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013, 7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church in London, Ky.
Tenor Dr. Everett McCorvey founded the group in 1995. The American Spiritual Ensemble is composed of some of the finest singers in the United States. Many of its members have performed in such venues as the Metropolitan Opera, New York City Opera, Houston Grand Opera, San Francisco Opera, Boston Opera and the Atlanta Civic Opera.
They have also performed abroad in England, Germany, Italy, Japan, Scotland and Spain. The vocalists have thrilled audiences around the world with their dynamic renditions of classic spirituals and Broadway numbers. Members of the American Spiritual Ensemble are the stars of the PBS documentary recounting the history of the art form. This program follows the ensemble as they enchant audiences during their tour of the Deep South and further expand their mission of performing the Great American Spiritual.
Individual tickets for the show can be purchased for $25 at the door. Students can purchase tickets for $10. For season membership information, call: Barbourville: (606) 546-4601; Corbin: (606) 528-1354 or (606) 620-7952; or Williamsburg: (606) 549-8213 or (606) 524-3091.
Any other questions can be directed to: Trent Knuckles, Publicity Chairman, Fine Arts Association of Southeastern Kentucky, Inc.; 528-9767 (office); 526-8090 (home); 215-9944 (mobile);; or