Third Annual Composer Festival Features Jackson Berkey
September 20, 2012
The Sterling College Chorale and SC Concert Choir have been preparing for the 3rd Annual Composer Festival, scheduled for Monday, October 1, at 7:30 p.m. at the Sterling United Presbyterian Church. This year’s featured composer will be Jackson Berkey, an internationally recognized composer and pianist. The public is invited to a concert featuring Berkey’s music, which will be sung by the Sterling College choirs, accompanied by Berkey and directed by Almeda Berkey, Jackson’s wife.
On October 1 at 9:00 a.m., Berkey will give a lecture on composition and arranging music. A second lecture held at 4:10 p.m. will focus on the music industry and publishing. The lectures will take place in