February 20, 2019 | Paul K. Logsdon
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Evangel University Sinfonia will embark on a nine-day Spring Tour, Saturday, March 9, 2019, and will perform eight concerts in Wisconsin, Iowa, South Dakota, Nebraska and Rolla, Missouri.
Formerly known as the Concert Orchestra, the group has also traveled to Europe on five different occasions, most recently in May 2016 when it performed 15 concerts in Italy, Austria, Germany, and Switzerland.
In addition, the group has recorded 12 compact discs, the newest of which is currently
in production for a fall release. The repertoire of the Sinfonia includes classical, sacred and contemporary Christian arrangements for orchestra, as well as various arrangements for voices with orchestra accompaniment. The 26-members of the Sinfonia are selected by audition.
Dr. Larry Dissmore, director of the Sinfonia, has served on the Evangel University faculty since 1988. An accomplished conductor and violinist, Dissmore holds degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Wichita State University and the University of Missouri-Kansas City.
Sunday, March 10 at 10 a.m.
Racine Assembly of God
1325 Airline Rd., Racine, WI 53406
Pastor Ed Walker | 262-886-5644
Sunday, March 10 at 7 p.m.
Oak Creek Assembly of God
7311 S. 13th St., Oak Creek, WI 53154
Pastor Jerry Brooks | 414-762-2010
Monday, March 11 at 7 p.m.
First Assembly of God
1420 Berlin St., Waupaca, WI 54981
Pastor Cliff Cameron | 715-258-2705
Tuesday, March 12 at 7 p.m.
1350 Heritage Dr., New Richmond, WI 54017
Pastor Mike Channing | 715-246-2284
Wednesday, March 13 at 7 p.m.
Morningside Assembly of God
4310 Old Lakeport Rd., Sioux City, IA 51106
Pastor Johnny Helton | 712-276-4096
Thursday, March 14 at 6:30 p.m.
801 W. 25th St., Yankton, SD 57078
Pastor Ray Lail | 605-665-6362
Friday, March 15 at 7 p.m.
River Hills Church
1101 5th Ave., South Sioux City, NE
Pastor Kevin Roach | 402-494-1852
Saturday, March 16 — Travel
Sunday March 17 at 9:15 & 10:45 a.m.
First Assembly of God
1608 N. Oak Street, Rolla, MO 65401
Rev. Chuck Whitmire | 573-364-1266
The Department of Music at Evangel University offers majors in music education, music performance, music business, recording technology and worship leadership. The department is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music and the Missouri Association of Departments & Schools of Music.
For more information, contact Dr. Dissmore at (417) 865-2815, ext. 7214.