One of the region’s long standing premier youth choral groups, the Junior Choral Society of Northwest Ohio will perform a special spring concert at the Fayette Opera House on Saturday, April 26th at 7:30 p.m.
Under the direction of Duane Beck & accompanist Michelle Kruse this 40 member auditioned chorus from throughout the region will perform a wide range of music from folk spirituals to classics.
The Junior Choral Society was founded in 1983 by Sandra Frey Stegman. This select treble ensemble of children in grades 4 through 9 is establishing a solid performance practice and choral repertoire from which to grow and expand.
Past presentations include traditional concert performances, dinner theater productions, and appearances on Toledo television, and in High School musicals. They have performed at numerous conferences in Michigan and Ohio.
The Junior Choral Society has also performed at the Universities of Michigan and Toledo, and Bowling Green State University, appeared with the Toledo Opera Company, and the Toledo Symphony Orchestra. JCS has performed joint concerts with the Bowling Green State University Chorus, Columbus Children’s Choir and The Toledo Opera Children’s Chorus. The group is well known in the Northwest Ohio area through local presentations.
The doors open Saturday’s Concert at 6:30 and the curtain will open at 7:30 p.m.
As always a reception for the guest performers and the audience will follow the event. A free will offering will be collected. For additional information check out our web site at www.operahouse-fayette.org.
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