Wartburg Castle Singers to tour Brazil

By on April 23, 2009

The Wartburg College Castle Singers of Waverly, Iowa, will present concerts throughout Brazil during the college’s one-month May term. The Castle Singers includes Stephanie Anderson of Elburn. She is the daughter of Robin and Linda Anderson.

The vocal jazz ensemble scheduled music workshops and concerts from April 25 through May 14. Stops include Porto Alegre, Ivoti, La Jeado, Joinville, Curitiba, Rio, Novo Hamburgo and more.

Accompanied by a rhythm section, the Castle Singers specialize in all types of vocal jazz music, from swing and blues to Latin and cool. Singers are chosen by audition and represent most of the college’s major areas of academic study.