Beloit Janesville Symphony collaborates with RVC choir director April 13

Online Staff Report

JANESVILLE, Wis. — Sunday, April 13, Maestro Rob Tomaro of the Beloit Janesville Symphony, along with several choirs directed by Paul Laprade, will take the stage at the Janesville Performing Arts Center (JPAC) for “American Voices.”

The program includes pieces by two of America’s most beloved composers, Leonard Bernstein and Aaron Copland.

The addition of several choirs, performing under the direction of Rock Valley College Choir Director Paul Laprade, will ensure the performance is highly entertaining and uplifting.

The program will include Bernstein, Selections from Mass; Copland, The Promise of Living; and Bernstein, Chichester Psalms.

The choirs performing under the direction of Laprade include Rock Valley College Concert Choir, Rock Valley College Chamber Singers and Elysian Voices.

The doors to JPAC, 408 S. Main St., Janesville, Wis., will open at 2 p.m., and the concert will begin at 3 p.m. Concert tickets are on sale online and by phone, and will be available at the door as well. Individual adult tickets are $19, and college student tickets are $5 with a valid ID. New this season, active military personnel are able to attend any concert free of charge with an ID, as are children grades K-12.

For more about the Beloit Janesville Symphony Orchestra, to buy tickets, or read program notes, visit or call (608) 313-1200.

Posted April 9, 2014

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