The following local and area students are members of the 2008-09 Hesston College Bel Canto Singers:

Soprano Jessica Juhnke of Hesston, freshman.


The following local and area students are members of the 2008-09 Hesston College Bel Canto Singers:

Soprano Jessica Juhnke of Hesston, freshman.

Alto Kory Hiebert of Goessel, sophomore; and Ana Loucks of Hesston, freshman.

Tenor John M. Murray of Hesston, freshman.

Bass Jason Unruh of Peabody, sophomore.

The 19-voice mixed ensemble was selected by competitive audition in the spring. The ensemble is conducted by Bradley Kauffman. Sophomore Dustin Heppner of Salem, Ore., provides piano accompaniment for the ensemble while on tour.

During the 2008-09 school year, the Bel Canto Singers will perform at major Hesston College events, in local churches, on tour and by special invitation.