LA Children's Chorus Receives Nations Highest Choral Music Award & Announces Spring Concert
LA Children's Chorus Receives Nations Highest Choral Music Award & Announces Spring ConcertPasadena Presbyterian Church (585 East Colorado Boulevard, Pasadena, CA) Map it $38
The Los Angeles Children’s Chorus (LACC), considered one of the world’s leading children’s choirs, has received Chorus America’s 2014 Margaret Hillis Award for Choral Excellence, the nation’s top award for choral music. This extremely prestigious, one-time award is presented annually to an ensemble that demonstrates artistic excellence, a strong organizational structure and a commitment to outreach, educational and culturally diverse activities. Music Director Anne Tomlinson, who studied with Hillis at Northwestern University, will accept the award on behalf of LACC at a luncheon in Washington, D.C., June 12. News of the award comes in conjunction with the chorus announcing the details of its Spring Concert on May 11 and 18, 7 pm, at Pasadena Presbyterian Church. Program Includes Works by Bach, Brahms, Mendelssohn,
Haydn, Clara and Richard Schumann, and Others as well.