NEWTON, NJ - The Children’s Chorus of Sussex County will present a Spring Concert on Saturday, June 13 at 7p.m. at Christ Episcopal Church in Newton. The Children’s Chorus of Sussex County is comprised of three separate choirs, divided according to age and ability, along with a Musikgarten program for younger children.
At the Spring Concert, CCSC Bel Canto choir members in first through fourth grade will perform American and Scottish folk tunes, a contemporary piece, and a jazz rendition of an American children’s song. The CCSC Bella Voce Choir, which is comprised of intermediate singers in fifth through eight grades will perform a variety of songs, two of which set famous poems by Lewis Carroll and Ella Wheeler Wilcox to music.
Advanced singers in grades seven through 12 who make up the CCSC Concert Choir will perform nine selections, including “O Music,” which will be accompanied by cellist Lynda Andres. Other pieces will include American folk songs, Afro-Puerto Rican work, traditional hymns and a playful rendition of “This Old Man.”
Tickets for the Children’s Chorus of Sussex County spring concert are available at www.ccscsings.org. If purchased prior to the concert, tickets are $8 per person; $12 if bought at the door.
Christ Church is located at 62 Main Street in the heart of downtown Newton.