Mary Baldwin’s Baldwin Charm to host Spring A Cappella Jam

February 12, 2001

Baldwin Charm, Mary Baldwin University’s a cappella group, will host a Spring Jam on Saturday, Feb. 24, at 7:30 p.m. in Francis Auditorium, located in the Pearce Science Center at the corner of Coalter and Frederick Streets in Staunton.

A select student-directed vocal ensemble, Baldwin Charm specializes in a light, a cappella repertoire. Jennifer Kirkland, adjunct assistant professor of music/voice serves as the advisor.

This years Spring Jam features Baldwin Charm from Mary Baldwin, Exit 245 from James Madison University, The Dreamers and Vocal Fusion from Penn State University, The Hippotones from George Washington University, The Generics from the University of Maryland and Double Take from The College of William and Mary.

Tickets are $4 and can be purchased at the door.

Mary Baldwin University is a multi-faceted liberal arts college in Staunton, Virginia, with three residential programs for women – the traditional program, the Program for the Exceptionally Gifted, and the Virginia Women’s Institute for Leadership – as well as coeducational, non-residential Adult Degree and master’s programs. Mary Baldwin offers the B.A. and/or the B.S. in 32 majors, the Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) with K-8 emphasis, the Master of Letters (M.Litt.) in Shakespeare and Renaissance Literature in Performance, and post-graduate teaching licensure (PGTL). The oldest women’s college affiliated with the Presbyterian Church U.S.A., Mary Baldwin was founded in 1842 and is also the first women’s college to be granted a circle of the national leadership honor society Omicron Delta Kappa. It is one of only 262 colleges and universities to house a chapter of the prestigious Phi Beta Kappa honor society.

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