Children's Choir concert is Sunday Feb. 12 at Lars Hockstad

  NMC's Children's Choir will hold a concert celebrating "Songs from Around the World" at 3 p.m. February 12 in Lars Hockstad Auditorium in Traverse City. The concert will feature a variety of choral works and folks songs from  Denmark, Wales, France, Israel, India, England, Canada and Norway - with the addition of American Patriotic songs.  All four choirs will perform. The Treble Choir is under the direction of Todd Vipond. The Advanced Choir is under the direction of Stephanie Schall-Brazee. The Chamber and Concert Choirs are under the direction of Jeffrey Cobb, Director of Music Programs at NMC. Tickets are available at the door. General Admission is $10. Seniors age 62 and older and children 12 and younger $5.

The choir is open to children in grades two through nine. Over its 20 years of existence, literally hundreds of student vocalists have participated in the program, with many going on to study music in college and sing professionally.