Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2006-08-29

Samford will host its sixth Old Song Sing-Along Sunday, Sept. 24, at 2 p.m. in Reid Chapel. The public is invited free of charge. The afternoon of congregational singing will feature familiar hymns and gospel songs.

Dr. Joseph Hopkins, dean of Samford's School of Performing Arts, will direct the singing. Concert pianist Barbara Bamberg will accompany. Members of the Samford A Cappella Choir will present special music.

The program will include such beloved tunes as "In the Sweet By and By" and "Victory in Jesus," and others as requested by the audience.

For information, call (205) 726-2807.

About Samford University – Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 4th among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,619 students from 44 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other countries in its 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy, and public health. Samford also fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.