Center Stage: Glee Club End of Season
The Purdue Varsity Glee Club takes the stage for their End of Season Concert.
Sophomore Randy Sarnowski, sophomore Andy Wirtner, freshman Jimmy O'Connor and sophomore Jeremy Clifford fire-up the crowd with a surprise return of the Four Clever Lads!
Sophomore Jeremy Clifford entertains the crowd.
The Gospel Quartet spreads the good word with junior Mike Meurer, freshman Kevin Norman, junior Rob Teall and junior Matt White.
PMO supporters Neil and Jeanne Smith were recognized for their extremely generous gift of $1,000,000 to Purdue Musical Organizations.
Gerritt VanderMeer, interim Director of the Varsity Glee Club, inducts senior Nick Clinkenbeard into the Glee Club Hall of Fame. Nick has served as student manager of the Glee Club this school year.
Freshman Blake Vogt leads his brothers on the "run out" song.
Sophomore Connie Baltzell serenades Natalie Griffel, the beautiful wife of PMO's new Director, Mr. William E. Griffel.
Senior Corey Lee sends his L-O-V-E to his lovely mother Carol.
Seniors Nick Clinkenbeard, Nathan Hough, Kevin Lavery, Corey Lee and Peter Tarrant are honored for their contributions to the Glee Club.
Gerritt VanderMeer presents senior Kevin Lavery with a Glee Club Cane.
Ba-Na-Na's sophomore Barry Helfrich, sophomore Kyle Sutton and freshman David Maurer in the spotlight.
Senior Nathan Hough presents his gorgeous mother Sally with his Glee Club Lavaliere.
Senior Nick Clinkenbeard surprises his girlfriend Paige Brandt by presenting his Glee Club Lavaliere to her.
Seniors Corey Lee and Peter Tarrant recognize Gerritt VanderMeer for his outstanding service to Purdue, PMO and the Varsity Glee Club.
Gerritt strikes a quick pose with the men of the Glee Club, then it's on with the show!
Thirty alumni join the Glee Club on stage for "Seeing Nellie Home" and "Battle Hymn of the Republic."
Mr. William E. Griffel was invited to the stage to direct the Glee Club on "This is the Moment." Mr. Griffel will begin as Director of Purdue Musical Organizations and the Varsity Glee Club on June 15, 2008. Welcome to the PMO family!
The senior men lead their brothers in song and the crowd in "Hail Purdue!" Congratulations to the senior class on an outstanding career with PMO.
Senior Corey Lee honors Nancy Robinson with a Glee Club Lavaliere for her many years of support for the students of PMO. Thank you for all you have done and continue to do. We love you!
Junior Andrew Claxton and sophomore Andy Wirtner man the merchandise table after the concert.
William Griffel with the student managers for 2008-2009: Adam Nagy, Lance Connolly and Rob Teall.