The South Puget Sound Community College Concert choirs will present their spring concert, A Salute to America, featuring songs celebrating America on Wednesday, June 5. The Department of Washington American Legion Band, led by Conductor Kevin Roberston and Manager/Associate Conductor Diana Appler, will be featured in the concert.
The choir’s selections will include choral arrangements of American folk songs, show tunes, and classics form the 1940s. The band will play selections of American music, including “America the Beautiful,” selections from Westside Story, and a symphonic piece (“Elegy for the USS Arizona”). The band and choir join forces for final numbers “Battle Hymn of the Republic,” the “Navy Hymn,” and “God Bless America.”
The concert will take place at the Kenneth J. Minnaert Center for the Arts and begins at 7 p.m. The choir director is Molly McNamara and the piano accompanist is Jennifer Hermann.
Admission is free. For more information, call (360) 596-5507.