Iowa Wesleyan University recently issued the following announcement.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration Service
January 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Dr. Simon Estes is an internationally renowned Opera Singer who has sung in 90 of the major Opera Houses, with 115 Orchestra’s, 102 Operatic Roles and with over 90 different Conductors all around the world. Simon has sung for over 29 Presidents throughout the world including 6 Presidents in the USA. Notable Religious Figures for whom Estes has sung are; 2 Popes, Billy Graham Crusade in Madison Square Garden, Arch Bishop Desmond Tutu at St. Georges Cathedral in Cape Town, South Africa and various Church Denominations around the world.
Simon Estes feel deeply humbled to have sung for Nelson Mandela many times and fortunate enough to have heard in person Dr. Martin Luther King speak.
Dr. Estes is the only person in history to have sung for both the 25th and 50th Anniversary of the United Nations, in San Francisco and New York City respectively.
Simon’s heart and career has lead him to help thousands of children around the world in various needs and in the past year has had a focus on raising funds to eradicate Malaria in Africa to save children’s lives. He has established Foundations in Zurich, Switzerland and Tulsa, Oklahoma as well as Iowa in order to meet children’s needs for education and health concerns.
Professor Estes continues to teach at Iowa State University and Wartburg College and continues his Roots and Wings Concert Tour for all of Iowa’s 99 counties of which he has already been in concert for 37 counties. Simon donates ½ of his tour fee toward scholarships to High School Students for their College Education.
Simon Estes has a profound faith in his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Simon has the express desire to love, serve and follow Jesus in all ways for the remainder of his life.
Simon Estes Bio
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Iowa Wesleyan University
Iowa Wesleyan University Chapel Auditorium
601 North Main Street
Mt Pleasant, 52641 United States+ Google Map
Original source: https://www.iw.edu/calendar/martin-luther-king-jr-day-celebration/