Wednesday, July 13, 2005

Fairmont State's Children's Showchoir, Summer 2005 Edition, will present a showcase performance of music studied during the summer term classes for "Born to Entertain."

The performance, "Nothin' But the Blues," will feature 13 young vocalists from Fairmont and surrounding areas. The showcase, planned for 7 p.m. Thursday, July 28, at the Wallman Hall Theatre, will feature an historical synopsis of the history of blues music written especially for children's voices. The conductor for the performance will be Anne Schooley, founder and director of “Born to Entertain."

The Children's Showchoir, designed for those ages 5-12, rehearses and studies annually with the summer program of studies of the Community Music Program.

The performance is free and open to the public. For more information, call Anne Schooley, Director, at (304) 366-3758.