The Grand Rapids Area Male Chorus and Friends will present their annual Christmas Concert Sunday, Dec. 8, 2:30 p.m., at St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church, Grand Rapids. Joining the chorus for the performance will be the St. Andrew’s Bell Choir and String Students from the Itasca Orchestra and Strings Program. The concert will include both sacred and secular songs of the holiday season. Refreshments will be served following the performance. There is no admission charge, but a free will offering will be taken.
The Grand Rapids Area Male Chorus, formerly the Blandin Male Chorus, has been an integral part of the area’s cultural community for over 60 years. The members share their love of music in performances throughout northern Minnesota at numerous fundraisers, scholarship drives, community events and senior living homes.
GRAMC is a non-audition chorus with every level of singer and welcomes new members. For more information go to www.gramalechorus.org. The chorus is directed by Eileen Grosland and accompanied by Bonnie Kangas.