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Hendricks Chapel to host Church Choir Festival April 18
Four Syracuse-area choirs will celebrate spring with a Church Choir Festival on Sunday, April 18, at 4 p.m. in Syracuse University’s Hendricks Chapel.
The concert is free and open to the public; free-will donations will be collected for the American Red Cross relief efforts in Haiti. Free parking will be available in the Irving Garage.
Performances will be given by choirs from University United Methodist Church, conducted by Martha Sutter; Park Central Presbyterian Church, conducted by Julie Pretzat; DeWitt Community Church, conducted by Carolyn Weber; and the Hendricks Chapel Choir, conducted by John Warren.
The choirs will sing individually and combine to perform Ralph Vaughan Williams’ “O Clap Your Hands,” accompanied by University Organist Kola Owolabi and a student brass ensemble.
For more information on the festival, contact Hendricks Chapel at 443-2901.