Chorus to perform in state concert
The Rhode Island Festival Chorus will produce its second statewide choral concert on Sunday, April 29, 2007 at East Providence High School. Five choruses from all over the Ocean State will join together under the direction of Dr. Robert A. Harris, a professor at Northwestern University. The choruses include All in a Chord, the Cumberland- Lincoln Community Chorus, the Jamestown Community Chorus, the Carillon Women’s Chorus, and the West Bay Chorale.
The Festival Chorus is holding a rolling raffle as a fund-raiser for the event. There will be 14 weekly drawings for $50. In addition, the first prize in January will be for $500 and the grand prize will be $1,000 drawn at the concert. Only 250 tickets will be sold, and they are going fast at $20 per entry.
Call 423-1574 or e-mail info@ rifestivalchorus.org for ticket purchases. Raffle tickets make great gifts and support a federally recognized organization.
Check the Festival Chorus Web site at www.rifestivalchorus. org for more information about this new organization.