St David's Concert 3 Mar 1939
Smporia Welsh To Celebrate Today The Welsh of Emporia will cele- irate St. David's da. with their 51st St. David's concert tonight at 8 'clock at the Second Presbyterian hurch. Directed by Miss Ann 3avles, of tho music department at he Teachers College, the concert is under the auspices of the St. Davd's Davd's Society of Lyon county. Miss Vtnry E. Lewis Is accompanist. The Welsh national anthem, "Hen ¿Vlad Fy Nhadau," Is first on the program with Lawrence Standiferd is soloist, last on the program is he American national anthem, Star Spangled Banner." The Women's Women's chorus will sing "Lili , Lon," Bells of Aberdovey" and "Sospan 'ach" with Miss Kathryn Davies and Mrs. Roy E. Davis as soloists. The Men's chorus will sing "All Thru the Night" and "March of lie Men of Harlech." The mixed chorus will sing "The Rising of the Lark" and "Ash Grove." READINGS ON PROGRAM. "Saint David," a reading, will be Iven by Robert Humphrey Lewis. Hiss Jean MacParlane, accompanied by Miss Gladys-Blue, will play n vlo- in solo. Mrs. C. C. Underwood, jr., and Mrs. P. N. Turney will sing 'The Dove" or "Y Deryn Puí." Miss Claudia William's will give R reading and Mrs. Jane L. Prior will sing the Welsh ballads, "Megan's ?alr Daughter" and "The Missing Boat." Lawrence Standiferd will sing "O Na Byddal'n Haf o Hyd." The chorus and audience will have a. song fest and sing "Cwm Rhondda," Rhondda," "Diadem" and "Huddersfleld." Tho Welsh airs have been harmon- zed and arranged by Miss Ann Davies. Davies. A report of the nominating committee committee of the St. David's society will given, and, niter singing "Star Spangled Banner," bara brith and tea will be served. Members of the choruses who will sing tonight are: Soprano — Mesdamcs June L. Prlcr. Clirtord Frost. C. C. Underwood. J. W Taylor. Owllym Hughes and Misses Myfanwy Rees. Anne rtees. Martha Anne Roberts, Ruth McCall, Sarah Margaret Morris nnd Kathryn Davies. Alto—Mesdames Herbert Sloan. Leroy V. r . Rsynoldi, Roy E. Dnvls, R. E. Whin. El. Bpcncrr Griffiths. Glen WHmore inn 1 Forrest Turney nnd Mlssc» Mnruaret drlfmhs. Charolet Hres, Elizabeth lufchcs, Virginia Parmcr, Lorene Rees and Inrgarel Yenrout. Tenor—E. J. Roberts, R. T. Lewla. Hugh O. Davis, Conwy Rees, Walter Jones, Dale Roberts. Price Lewis. Hubert^ Rowlands, Lester Waiter, R. G. Roüerl¿ > William Yeuraut. George Scholobohm, Evan Jones and Lawrence Standiferd. ' Bass—Leroy W. Raynolds, Trevor Lewis, Stanley Vandervelde. Evnn W. Roberts, Harold Jones. Henry R. Jones. Albert T. Lewis, John T. RobertB, Herbert Sloan, Arthur Marldock, Edwin Rowland*, Meivln Rees, Charles Rcc.s an'J Merle Basom.