Goshen News, Goshen, IN

May 4, 2013

Choir concert Sunday at Goshen College

A STAFF REPORT
THE GOSHEN NEWS

GOSHEN — Two Community School of the Arts children’s choirs will be joined by graduating CSA student performers as part of the annual spring Community School of the Arts Showcase Concert on Sunday at 4 p.m. in the Goshen College Music Center’s Sauder Concert Hall.

Performing will be Rejoice Children’s Choir (grades three to five), directed by Kristin Kauffman, and Shout for Joy Children’s Choir (grades six through eight), directed by Sandra Hill. Each choir will perform choral works individually, and then join together forming a 75-voice combined choir.

Graduates from each choir will be recognized and receive awards during the showcase.

The concert will also feature performances by three high school seniors who will be graduating from the Community School of the Arts this spring:  pianist Wade Troyer of South Bend; and vocalists Aaron Yoder of Middlebury and Sadie Gustafson-Zook of Goshen.

Tickets cost $7 for adults and $5 for senior citizens and students, and are available at the door beginning one hour before the concert. Goshen College faculty, staff and students will be admitted free with identification, as well as CSA students and their immediate family members.

The CSA children’s choirs will be holding auditions for new members for the 2013-2014 school year May 13 and 14 from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Goshen College Music Center.  New students can reserve an audition time by calling the Music Center Main Office at 574-535-7361. Singers in the choirs will be registered through the Community School of the Arts. Tuition is $75 per term, plus registration fee. Need-based scholarships are available.