Kantorei, The Singing Boys of Rockford, will present two performances of “Christmas with Kantorei” this season. The matinee will be at 3 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 4, at Second Congregational Church, 318 N. Church St., Rockford. The evening concert will be at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 20, at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 3300 Rural St., Rockford.
Enjoy the festive sounds of choir, organ and chamber orchestra as Kantorei presents a concert of carols old and new, hymns and anthems celebrating the season. Special guests include Jean Anderson, organist, and talented string players form The Music Academy.
Now in its 48th year, Kantorei offers boys ages 6 to 18 a musical education while providing opportunities for personal growth. Joel Ross is the music director, Bradley Koloch is the associate director, and Trudy Anderson is the assistant director.
Acclaimed for performances sung with discipline, maturity and sensitivity, the boys have delighted audiences locally, nationally and throughout the world. Their sixth CD, Heart and Voice, is available for holiday gift-giving.
Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for students and are available through the Kantorei business office at (815) 963-2544 or online at www.Kantorei.com. Tickets at the door are $18 for adults and $12 for students.
From the Nov. 30-Dec. 6, 2011, issue