Multicultural choir begins rehearsals, seeks new members
- Published: August 9, 2013
The World House Choir will hold six rehearsals in preparation for two upcoming September performances. Rehearsals will be held Mondays, Aug. 12, 19 and 26, Tuesday, Sept. 3, and Mondays, Sept. 9 and 16. Free child care will be available at rehearsals. The choir will perform on Sunday, Sept. 8 at Urbana University as part of 9/11 Families for Peaceful Tomorrows, and on Saturday, Sept. 21, the UN International Day of Peace, at First Presbyterian Church.
The World House Choir is a diverse, multicultural, mixed-voice choir, whose repertoire is drawn from different traditions, including world music, spirituals, gospel, folk and peace and justice. New members are welcome.
A radio piece about the World House Choir, produced by villager David Seitz as part of WYSO’s Community Voices course, will air this Sunday, Aug. 11 at 7 p.m. as part of the Community Voices special on WYSO.