|March 4 concert commemorates 1997 flood|
The Grand Forks Master Chorale and the Grand Cities Children's Choir Primo Voce choir will commemorate the flood of 1997 Sunday, March 4, with "Wade in the Water: A Folk on the Red Concert," featuring gospel and folk music.
The concert starts at 7:30 p.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 216 Belmont Rd. Advance tickets of $25 for a family, $12 for general audience, $8 for senior citizens, and $5 for students are available at the Chester Fritz Auditorium. Tickets at the door are $23 for a family, $15 for general audience, $10 for senior citizens and $7 for students.
Now in its 24th year, the Grand Forks Master Chorale is directed by Jon Nero with accompanist Sara Bloom. The Grand Cities Children's Choir Primo Voce choir is directed by Melanie Popejoy with accompanist Lynn Liepold.
The Grand Forks Master Chorale will hold a silent auction fundraiser as part of the concert. Next year, the Master Chorale celebrates its 25th season.