Southeastern News

Auditions set for Children’s Chorus

DURANT, Okla. – Southeastern OklahomaState University’s SHARE Children’s Chorus is opening auditions for spring 2016.

Now in its sixth year, the program offers children in grades 3-8 the opportunity to participate in an extra-curricular vocal music program designed to introduce the finest children’s classical music, while developing singing and musicianship skills.

Auditions will be held from 6-7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, beginning January 12 in the University Center on campus.

The Chorus enjoyed a very active fall schedule, including singing on DurantMain Street before the Christmas parade, opening the lighting of the Christmas tree event in Denison’s Heritage Park, and participating in Candlelighting at Southeastern.

The Chorus is planning a tour of Oklahoma in the spring.

The Chorus is directed by Dr. Jeri Walker, Donna Massey Professor in Music Education at Southeastern.  She is assisted by exemplary Southeastern Music Education students. New Chorus members will be accepted into the choir beginning January 12.

For more information, parents of interested students may contact Walker at 406-660-1986 or