The 1971-1972 season of the Virginia Glee Club featured the Glee Club's first European tour and the release of its album A Shadow's on the Sundial. Donald Loach was the musical director during the season. The officers were John R. Wood, president; Richard S. Hanger, business manager; Edward Alexander Silver, assistant business manager; and James Richardson, librarian.
The Seven Society donated $177.77 to the European tour; this was the first interaction between the Seven Society and the Glee Club in the group's history.
Concerts[edit | edit source]
- Openings Concert (1971) - with the Chatham College Choir
- Fall Concert (1971) - with the University of North Carolina Glee Club
- Christmas Concert (1971) - 31st annual Christmas Concert
- Benefit Concert for the European Tour Fund (1972)
- Concert on the Lawn (1972)
Tours[edit | edit source]
Gallery[edit | edit source]
Roster[edit | edit source]
The following roster was listed in the programs for the Christmas Concert (1971) and the Benefit Concert for the European Tour Fund (1972), and may not include all members of the Glee Club during the season.
Tenor I: Richard M. Austin, Louis G. Burkot, Jr., Nicholas T. Cook, III, Gary S. Copenhaver, Robert R. Hagan, Jr., William Hinkle, Jonathan M. Jay, Terrance McGovern, Gregory J. Molner, Guy B. Oldaker, Paul A. Pope, Jeffrey L. Reider, Gary Rosenzweig
Tenor II: Gary J. Aichele, Jack S. Blevins, Michael W. Culbertson, M. Thomas Diklich, Patrick Lynn Garner, Richard S. Hanger, Mark Lawson, Chris Massey, Charles C. Mayhew, III, John R. Pherson, E. Alexander Silver, William M. Stone, Norman M. Warren
High Baritone: Charles F. Burch, Jr., Peter T. Clarke, Claudie E. Denton, Jr., Charles W. Dixon, J. Christian Gordon, William David Hasty, Jr., Ellis B. Hilton, III, Richard S. Howell, William H. Jeschke, Robert W. Lyon, William S. Martin, Kenneth McCaskill, Duncan J. McCrea, Thomas David Mercurio, Mark Powers, Kim C. Shelton, Thomas I. Viar, Richard C. Viohl, Jr., John R. Wood, Stephen C. Yowell
Bass: James T. Babb, R. Laird Boles, Lawrence E. Bradley, Wayne G. Coates, Derek P. Dutcher, Paul N. Evans, Randall S. Frye, Stephen R. Ledford, William S. Mulherin, James A. Niederberger, John W. O'Neill, James A. Recktenwald, Jr., James Richardson, Steven Smith, Lloyd F. Stamy, Jr.
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