Northsong Spring Concerts start this weekend

in Arts and Entertainment/Barton/Newport

NEWPORT — Northsong, the Newport-based chamber choir under the direction of Anne K. Hamilton with Vivian Spates, accompanist, will perform their annual Spring Concert on May 29 and May 31.

On the program are a variety of fine choral selections, from sacred texts to traditional folksongs, including two choruses from the Brahms Requiem, Exultate Justi by Randol Bass, Sicut Cervus by Palestrina, Verleih uns Frieden by Mendelssohn, The Bluebird by C.V. Sanford, In the Night We Shall Go In by Imant Ramminsh, The Water is Wide by Craig Johnson, A Fancy of Folksongs by Cecelia McDowall, and Two Love Songs by Ruth Henderson.

The concert will be given on Friday, May 29, at 7:30 p.m. at the Barton United Church, in Barton, and again on Sunday, May 31, at 4:00 p.m. at the Newport United Church, in Newport.

The suggested donation is $5.00.

Both concert locations are accessible.

For further information see www.northsong.org or call (802) 895-4942.

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