The Pacific Mennonite Children’s Choir presents their spring concert, A Short History of Love, on Friday, June 2 at South Abbotsford Church (32424 Huntingdon Rd.).
Singers from ages eight to 17 will sing a variety of love songs under the direction of Betty-Ann Vroom.
Highlights include a mashup from the movie Pitch Perfect, a choreographed performance of Karl Jenkin’s Dos a Dos, a Renaissance madrigal, an Italian opera aria, and much more.
The choir will be joined by duo Andrea &Amaris, twin sisters from Abbotsford who have been singing together since they were two.
As well, the Abbotsford Youth Orchestra will perform two songs under the direction of Calvin Dyck.
Dancers from the Fraser Valley Academy of Dance will welcome guests to the concert with Consider Yourself, from Oliver!
“I’m delighted to bring together such talented musicians and artists for this concert. We are united by our shared love of music,” Vroom says.
The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for students (plus applicable fees). They are available at the door or online at pmcc.ca.
The Pacific Mennonite Children’s Choir is an auditioned choir for unchanged voices. Their singers come from Surrey, Mission, Abbotsford and Chilliwack.