The February concert of the Junction City Arts Council
presents The Eugene Gleemen.
Dr. John Jantzi, director, has arranged a ‘pop’ concert, with
selections from the The Beatles, The Beach Boys, and Simon and
The Eugene Gleemen is an all-male choir based in Eugene and has
been in existence since 1926. Carrying the motto "Joy of
Singing" the choir produces annual concerts, performs at
community events, parades, retirement homes, and other special
events. The Eugene Gleemen welcomes aspiring singers of all ages
and musical backgrounds.
Under the direction of Dr. John Jantzi since
2002, the Gleemen delights in his energy and musicality. Dr.
Jantzi's musical experience is varied and extensive. Being a
versatile performer, conductor and educator, he has performed in
Europe, served as Music Director in the United States Army Music
and Theater Branch, as well as Director of Music Programs with
Army Chapels in Germany. As an accomplished organist, pianist
and harpsichordist, Dr. Jantzi is regularly seen performing with
local ensembles including the Oregon Bach Festival and the
Oregon Mozart Players.
A reception will follow the concert.
Admission is free, but donations will assist The Gleemen..