Iowa Youth Chorus celebrates spring with song

Iowa Youth Chorus will present its annual Spring Sing! at 4:30 p.m., Sunday, April 27 at the First Christian Church, 2500 University Ave., in Des Moines. This concert will showcase all choirs of the Iowa Youth Chorus with singers ranging in age from 6 to 18.  These choirs include:  Primary Choir, Children’s Chorus, Concert Choir, Chorale and Chamber Singers as well as Outreach Choirs from Newton and Pella.

A wide range of repertoire will be presented including folk songs, spirituals, multicultural pieces and classic concert selections. Tickets are available by contacting the Iowa Youth Chorus office at (515) 262-8312 or at the door. The price of admission is $10 for adults and $5 for students.

“This is our annual showcase of choirs and serves as a culminating event to wrap up our performing season. It’s always a joy to hear what the singers have accomplished over the course of the season,” Kristen Stanton, artistic and executive director, said.