Tuesday, 27 January 2015
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Tuesday
Low  39°
High 80°
Wednesday
Low  39°
High 72°
Thursday
Low  32°
High 54°
Friday
Low  33°
High 46°
Saturday
Low  25°
High 39°
Sunday
Low  21°
High 39°
Monday
Low  27°
High 46°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 75°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
“Honoring Lori’s Legacy" Benefit Concert Saturday
08/08/2014

Music is somehow linked to memory and that idea will play out in harmony Saturday evening at the Seward County Community College Showcase Theater when the Lori Geis Choir Alumni present a benefit concert “Honoring Lori’s Legacy.”
The event, set for 7 p.m. is free to the public with a free will donation to the SCCC/ATS Foundation for music scholarships in Geis’ memory.
An accomplished vocalist, beloved choir director and dedicated educator, Geis died in 2013 after a battle with cancer. Prompted by longtime friend and adopted grandmother Barbara Hanson of Liberal, friends, former students and colleagues have contributed to a memorial scholarship for vocal music at SCCC/ATS in Geis’ name.
The Saturday concert will feature a broad spectrum of music, from the National Anthem and the Battle Hymn of the Republic to favorites like Bridge Over Troubled Water, You Are My Sunshine, hymns, gospel standards, show tunes and classical selections. Former choir members from Liberal and out-of-town locations will sing with accompaniment by area pianist Becky Robison. Former student Derek Bridenstine will direct the concert.
Geis was “a huge influence not only in my personal life but in my music career also,” Bridenstine said. “Throughout the 11 years that I was involved with her groups, she helped me become more confident as a singer, and also a better teacher.”
To prepare for the concert, Bridenstine drew on the knowledge of music and organizational skills he first learned from Geis.
“I have tried to follow in her footsteps to plan a concert that she would be proud of,” he said.

The concert begins at 7 p.m., in the SCCC/ATS Showcase Theater. Admission is a free will donation to the SCCC/ATS Foundation, for music scholarships. For more information, call the Foundation office at 417-1131 or visit Alumni.sccc.edu.
 

© SCCC/ATS
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
UPDATE:Truck-Bus Accident Postpones Lady Saints vs Garden City Game
Rollover Accident Injures One
Liberal Police Investigate Hit and Run Death
GCCC Lady Busters Bus Crashes On Way To Seward County For Game
2 Vehicle Accident Claims Life Of Guymon Man
Local Co-ops Contribute to YMCA
DOUG LAFRENIERE AND CHRISTOPHER LINENBROKER FILE FOR CITY COMMISSION
Legislators To Consider Scrapping Conceal/Carry Permits
KC Piper Handles Shorthanded Skins
Western Kansas Scholastic Art Show At The Baker Arts Center
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Jerrod Niemann To Come Home For a Concert March 13th
Martinez, Willimon, Warren, Helm, Abbott, Combs, and Kisner File,
Tuesday's Games and Monday's Scores
Dean Alling and Joe Bowden File For City Commission
Seward Women Open Tennis Season with Win
Liberal Police Investigate Hit and Run Death
Jack Carlile Files For City Commission
Dalton Gang Hideout Added To National Register of Historic Places.
2015 Pancake Day Talent Show Finalists Announced
Redskins Bowl in Big Wichita Tournament
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2015 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group