University Singers

The premier performing ensemble at York University.

The University Singers are under the direction of Dr. Clark Roush,

Professor of Music and Endowed Chair for the Performing Arts.

 

 

The University Singers are the premier performing ensemble at York University.

Members are required to meet a rigid rehearsal schedule and to maintain a minimum GPA. Each year they travel 3,000 – 4,000 miles representing York University. They have performed all across the United States, as well as Canada and Japan.

The choir is comprised of all grade levels and majors, and is highly recognized for their level of choral artistry. The University Singers are under the direction of Dr. Clark Roush, Professor of Music and Endowed Chair for the Performing Arts.

Dr. Roush is in his 37th year as conductor of this group. Dr. Roush is active as a guest clinician, conductor, and adjudicator, and is a published author. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree at Harding University, his masters from the University of Iowa, and his Doctoral degree from the University of Nebraska. Dr. Roush also is a motivational speaker and presenter on leadership, time management, group dynamics, problem solving, and worship renewal.

45Average Ensemble Size
MusicSacred A Cappella & Secular
5Rehearsal Days a Week

Concert Recordings

 

 2022-23 Performance Schedule

  • Oct. 22 – 9:30 a.m. – Homecoming Chapel – East Hill church of Christ
  • Nov. 13  – 3:45 p.m. – Hastings church of Christ, Hastings, NE
  • Dec. 7 – 9:45 a.m. – Perform in Chapel at East Hill church of Christ
  • Jan. 3 – 9 – WINTER TOUR
  • Feb. 11 - 4 p.m.-7 p.m. --University Singers Fundraiser Appearance - Grand Central Foods, York, NE  (Cancelled)
  • Feb. 12 – Heartlands Church, Lincoln, NE
  • March 14 or 15 – TBD
  • April 8 – 1:00 p.m. – Panther Days Concert – Bartholomew Performing Arts Center
  • April 23  – 7:00 p.m. – Spring Works Dress Rehearsal – Bartholomew Performing Arts Center
  • April 24 – 7:30 p.m. – Spring Works – Bartholomew Performing Arts Center
  • April 29 – 9:30 a.m. - Graduation -- Campbell Center

 

Contact

Dr. Clark Roush

Endowed Chair for the Performing Arts
Director of the York University Singers

Professor of Music

More about Dr. Roush

University Singers Audition Form

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