America’s Favorite Songs, Hymns and Anthems
May 4 & 5, 2018 @ 7:30 p.m.
Five Points Performing Arts Center
360 N. Wilmor Rd, Washington
Purchase tickets online, or call 309-693-6725.
Tickets will also be available at the door.
The Peoria Area Civic Chorale 36th season will conclude with an inspirational program dedicated to America’s favorite songs, hymns, and anthems. Enjoy songs such as Be Thou My Vision, When I Survey the Wondrous Cross, Come Thou Font of Every Blessing, Shenandoah, What a Wonderful World, No Time, Bright Morning Stars, Battle Hymn of the Republic, America the Beautiful, music by George Gershwin, and much, much more.
Our special guest artist is accomplished classical tenor soloist and jazz trumpeter Michael Jones. Jones, a Peoria native, performs nationwide as a soloist and chamber musician. He currently sings with the Grammy Nominated professional chamber choir, The Crossing, appears regularly at The Green Mill, Chicago’s legendary jazz club, with Alan Gresik and the Swing Shift Orchestra and has performed on five Downbeat Award-winning recordings. Michael graduated from the Peoria High School’s Preparatory School for the Arts, obtained a Bachelors degree in Jazz Trumpet from the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music and earned his Masters in Jazz Trumpet from Northwestern University.
Friday’s concert will also feature a 90 voice 3rd and 4th grade Festival Chorus comprised of students from area public and private schools.
Plan now to share beautiful and inspiration music with the Peoria Area Civic Chorale on Friday, May 4th or Saturday May 5th, at 7:30 p.m. at Five Points Washington.
$18.00 Group Rate (10 or more)
For more information, call 309-693-6725 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.