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‘Festival of Song’


‘Festival of Song’

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — The Johnson County Chorus and Choraliers, under the direction of Anita Cyrier, will present “Festival of Song,” a spring choral concert, at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 4, in Yardley Hall of the Carlsen Center at Johnson County Community College.

The program will also feature a 2:30 p.m. pre-concert performance by Evangelos Spanos, artist in residence. Spanos will perform piano selections from his recent tour.

The JCCC Chamber Choir, conducted by Terri Teal, music professor, and the Baker University Community Choir, conducted by Cathy Crispino, conductor, will be appearing with the Johnson County Chorus to present a choral program that will include “Fanfare for a Festival” by Ron Nelson, “Requiem” composed by Mark Hayes, “Dear Friends and Gentle Hearts” by Stephen Foster and “River in Judea” by John Leavitt.

Choraliers will sing folk songs by Peter Bagley, Mark Hayes and Rene Clausen.

On the day of the concert, guest multi-media artist Doug Clark will be displaying his contemporary artwork in the Carlsen Center Lobby.

The concert is free and open to the public. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.