The Asheville Singers, UNC Asheville’s student vocal ensemble, performed for visitors to the White House in the East Room on Dec. 3, 2018 and as part of the same trip, provided musical entertainment for injured soldiers at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Washington D.C. This was the choir’s 11th year of holiday season performances at the White House. The Asheville Singers are directed by UNC Asheville Music Department Chair, Professor Melodie Galloway.
The Asheville Singers at the White House: Front row (right to left) - MacKensie Kvalvik, Bailey Smith, Sarah Summers, Meghan Houston, Melodie Galloway (director), Michael Davis, Claire Hoke, Tessa Kvalvik, Keilah Avery, and in back row, left to right, Lex Sedman, Jay Ponton, Sam Abel, Zach Dorcas, Gary Freedman, Marshall Jordan, Kyle Muench and Sean Petersen.
December 6, 2018