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09-20-2005


Singer Carol Hill to be Featured at Free UC Music Event

University of the Cumberlands presents singer Carol Hill in concert, Tuesday, September 27, at 7:30 in the Recital Hall of the Mary McGaw Music Building on the UC campus.

Carol Wilson Hill, a native of Lynchburg, Virginia, and a graduate of Lynchburg College and The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky, served as a missionary with the International Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention from 1986-2001 and as a music professor and the coordinator of the music department at the Equatorial Baptist Theological Seminary, in Belém, Pará, Brazil. In January of 2004, Carol received the Arthur Lakschevitz Award for foreign musician from the Association of Baptist Musicians of Brazil. Since returning to the United States, she has taught as Adjunct Professor of Music at Campbellsville University and served as Minister of Music at Green River Memorial Baptist Church, as well as serving as Associate Professor of Voice and Church Music at Liberty University and as Adjunct Professor of Voice at Lynchburg College.

Throughout her singing career, Carol has performed as a recitalist in numerous settings and has been featured as soloist with choral ensembles and in various roles of opera scenes and music dramas. She is currently singing in the chorus of Opera Roanoke (Virginia) in their production of La Traviata. Carol is married to David, also a church musician, and they have two sons, Mark and Aaron.

Admission is free. For more information, contact University of the Cumberlands Music Department at 606-539-4332.