High School Madrigal Festival update (Dec. 9, 2011)

DECEMBER 9, 2011 ~  7:30PM
featuring  14 Vermont High School Vocal Ensembles

North Avenue Alliance Church
North Ave., Burlington, VT

Tickets at the door:
$8.00 adults; $6.00 students and senior citizens
Family rate of $20.00 for3+

The 31st Annual Mid-Winter Madrigal Festival,  sponsored by the Vermont Chapter of the American Choral Director’s Association, will be held December 9, at the North Avenue Alliance Church in Burlington.  The popular day-long festival will present a public concert at 7:30pm.

250 students representing 14 Vermont high school vocal ensembles will participate.  Several of the schools are based in Chittenden County but also include schools as far south as Brattleboro High School and Rutland High School, and as far north as St. Johnsbury Academy and North Country Union High School.  The concert concludes with all the school ensembles coming together to sing three songs under the direction of guest conductor, Sherrill Blodget from Castleton State College. 

Tickets will be available at the door.  Ticket prices are: $8.00, adults; $6.00, students and senior citizens; and a family rate of three or more, $20.00.

For further information call festival co-coordinator, Glory Reinstein at 857-7000, x1581.