Ames Children’s Choirs Spring Concert

Staff Writer
Tri-County Times

The Ames Children’s Choirs will present its annual Spring Concert on Sunday, May 15, at 3 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, 200 Lynn Ave, in Ames. The concert will begin with the premiere of a new song written by Lynn Zeigler, with text by Charles Kniker. Repertoire will range from Johannes Brahms to living composers, Bob Chilcott and Andrea Ramsey. In addition, folk songs and spirituals will be performed, along with accompaniment by violin, oboe, bassoon, cello and ukulele. The concert will be followed by a reception.

The Ames Children’s Choirs program consists of three choirs of boys and girls, ages 8-18, from the following communities: Ames, Boone, Colo, Des Moines, Huxley, Nevada, Ogden, and Slater. Tickets are on sale at Rieman Music in Ames or at the door: $8 for adults and $5 for students/seniors.

For more information, call Shon Stephenson at 290-1422.