Listening Through Silence

7:30PM Friday Oct. 7, 2022
Mitchell Hall Theatre
2022 Fall Choral Concert

Listening Through Silence

UCO University Choir
Stephanie Keegan-Moring, director
Hwaju Lee, piano
Drs. Molly Johnson & Karl Nelson, directors
Luis Vasquez, assistant director
Hwaju Lee, piano
Dr. Molly Johnson, director
Luis Vasquez, assistant director
Hwaju Lee, piano
Concert Chorale
Dr. Karl Nelson, director
Keegan Rose, assistant director
Rondal Wallace, piano


The Morning Trumpet
B.F. White
Arr. Mack Wilberg
Text by John Leland


I Will Be Earth
Gwenyth Walker

Prayer of the Children
Kurt Bestor

You Raise Me Up
Brendan Graham & Rolf Løvland
Arr. Roger Emerson

University Choir

In the Silence
Jacob Naverud

In Silence
Jens Klimek

Let My Silence Grow
Zachary J. Moore

Faith Morrissey, soprano

There Is a Place
Rosephanye Powell


Does the World Say?
Kyle Pederson

Alyssa Hedding, Kylie Weldon, soloists; joined by Cantare
Sam Gilles, violin

“You’ll Never Walk Alone” from Carousel
Rodgers & Hammerstein

Combined Cantilena and Cantare

When David Heard
Thomas Weelkes

Hark, I Hear the Harps Eternal
Traditional Hymn

Alex Mullings, soprano

The Rumor of a Secret King
John Mackey
Text by A. E. Jaques

The Bridge Builder
Don Macdonald
Text by Will Allen Dromgoole

The Sun Never Says
Dan Forrest
Text by Daniel Ladinsky

Crucifixion (“He Never Said a Mumblin’ Word”)
Traditional Spiritual
Arr. by Adolphus Hailstork


Madeline Angier – Edmond – Undecided
Gabriella Beck – Yukon – Musical Theatre
Evan Bryan – Edmond – Undecided
Garett Christensen – Spiro – Musical Theatre
Noah Cochran – Edmond – Musical Theatre
Baylee Fitzgerald – Enid – Musical Theatre
Danielle Gosset – Oklahoma City – Child Development
Jonathan Hansen – Oklahoma City – Psychology
Auburn Hilliard – Edmond – Musical Theatre
Laura Liepins – Edmond – Human Development
Emma Livingston – Ft. Worth, TX – Musical Theatre
Jo McBride – Altus – Software Engineering
Samuel Moran
Abby Morris-Sherman – Shawnee – Musical Theatre
Sophia Mullican – Austin, TX – Musical Theatre
Mychenna Pike – Noble – Forensic Science/ Musical Theatre
Elyse Schmidt – Tahlequah – Forensic Molecular Biology
Sarah Scott – Edmond – Musical Theatre
Pierson Van den Dyssel – Grapevine, TX – Musical Theatre
Logan Wright – Midwest City – Musical Theatre
Zhikun Han – China – Vocal Performance


Nathan Bosworth – Joshua Tree, CA – Musical Theatre
Alex Bowen – Yukon – Forensic Science/Criminal Justice
Campbell Casillo – Edmond – Psychology
Eli Davis – Woodward – Computer Science
Grant Galloway – Broken Arrow – Musical Theatre
Keith Hernandez – El Reno – Vocal Performance
Meo Holloway – Okmulgee – Audio Production
Daniel Johnson – Altus – Musical Theatre
Hayden Johnson – Enid – Vocal Performance
Joe McBride – Altus – Software Engineering
Brenden McCarthy – Trophy Club, TX – Musical Theatre
Emiliano Ramirez – Edmond – Piano Performance
Josiah Reyes – Yukon – Vocal Performance
Luis Vasquez – Cabimas, Venezuela – Choral Conducting/Vocal Pedagogy—MM


Tierra Alexander – Mustang – Music
Madelyn Arriola – Little Elm, TX – Musical Theatre
Leah Chopan – Dallas, TX – International Business
Kaia Crawford – Moore – Musical Theatre
Gillian Hart – Norman – Psychology
Alyssa Hedding – Flower Mound, TX – Musical Theatre
Gabrielle Hightower – Del City – Vocal Music Education
Carolyne King – Edmond – Biology
Eleanor Little – Edmond – General Studies
Jaci McDaniel – Goodwell – Organizational Communications
Storm Meriwether – Oklahoma City – Vocal Performance
Faith Morrissey – Claremore – Vocal Music Education
Sofie Moxley – Edmond – Vocal Music Education
Avery Murphy – Allen, TX – Musical Theatre
Yutong Nie – Hunan, China – Vocal Performance
Karlie Roulet – Sand Springs – History Education
Nicolette Snider – Weatherford – Vocal Music Education
Lillie Taylor – Independence, KS – Musical Theatre
Turner Tecmire – Fort Smith – Musical Theatre
Kylie Weldon – Oklahoma City – Vocal Music Education


Taylor Bradshaw – Oklahoma City – Vocal Performance
Joshua Buchanan – Guthrie – Vocal Performance
Khalil Cabrera-Tosado – Lawton – Choral Conducting/Vocal Pedagogy—MM
Camille Carlington – Norman – Vocal Music Performance/Psychology
Kody Clark – Midwest City – Fine Arts Administration
Mackenzie Cook – Duncan – Vocal Performance/Vocal Pedagogy—MM
Jarrett Cox – Tuttle – Vocal Music Education
Ashlee Foster – Oklahoma City – Special Education
Erinn Giraudo – Choctaw – General Studies
Bear Harlow – Oklahoma City – Vocal Music Education
Meghan Haynes – Norman – Vocal Performance/Theatre Education
Cheyenne Holland – Yukon – Vocal Performance
Teng Liu – Jiang Su, China – Vocal Performance
Alex Mullings – Edmond – Vocal Performance
Corbyn Nauman – Lawton – Vocal Pedagogy—MM
Davison Nguyen – Oklahoma City – Vocal Performance
Robby Ray – Moore – Music
Keegan Rose – Edmond – Choral Conducting—MM
Makayla Seeney – Kingston – Strategic Communications
Christian Usey – Guthrie – Vocal Performance
Luis Vasquez – Cabimas, Venezuela – Choral Conducting—MM

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