Friday concert celebrates CD release of Roland Carter's music

Roland Carter will accompany the UTC Chamber Singers on some selections at the concert celebrating the CD release of his music. Dr. Kevin Ford will conduct the concert Friday night, Feb. 12, at Second Presbyterian Church.
photo The UTC Chamber Singers

If you go

› What: Roland Carter CD release concert.› When: 7:30 pm. Friday, Feb. 12.› Where: Second Presbyterian Church, 700 Pine St.› Admission: Free, but donations accepted.› Phone: 423-266-2828.

A free concert Friday night, Feb. 12, will culminate a seven-year project by the Chamber Singers at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga to record the music of Roland Carter for posterity.

The UTC singers will celebrate the release of their new CD, "Lift Every Voice and Sing: The Music of Roland M. Carter, Vol. 2," with a performance of selections from the album's 11 tracks at Second Presbyterian Church. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted to help fund the singers' tour of Ireland and Scotland in May.