Glee in Glasgow – The Cornell University Glee Club

23rd March 2011

Location: Glasgow Cathedral, 2 Castle Street

Tickets:  £15/£10 concession

In support of the Glasgow Cathedral Choir, The Cathedral music committee is pleased to present, for one performance only, the Cornell University Glee Club A Cappella Group.

The performance will take place in the Nave of Glasgow Cathedral, 2 Castle Street, at 7:30 PM on Wednesday the 23rd of March. Tickets at the door only at £15 / (£10 concession – including students).

The group is one of the premiere all-male collegiate a cappella groups in the USA and has toured and performed all over the world, including China, Spain and Italy in recent years — performing at the Kennedy Center, the Lincoln Center and at Disney World in the past year. They also had the opportunity to perform for Supreme Court Justice and Cornell alumna Ruth Bader Ginsburg ’54 at the Supreme Court with the Glee Club. The group has also received accolades for bringing the tone and blend of the Glee Club to popular music, giving them a unique and powerful sound.

They have released 13 albums, of which the most recent — Three Sheets to the Wind (2008) received nominations for Best Male Collegiate Album, Best Humor Song, Best Male Soloist and Best Hip-Hop/R&B Song in the 2009 Contemporary A Cappella Recording Awards.

For further information please contact Glen Collie, Session Clerk: 01505 323 691 or glen.collie@glasgowcathedral.org.uk. Or see the Cathedral website, www.glasgowcathedral.org.uk.