Fort Wayne Community Schools will welcome the public to hear student instrumental and choral groups in a free concert celebrating Music in Our Schools.
The Elite women’s show choir earned honors and applause at the Northrop Classique show choir invitational. Lizzy Landrigan was named outstanding performer for the Homestead High School women’s show choir. Curtis Shaw directs both Elite and the Class Royale mixed show choir. Todd Roth directs the Anonymous Blue backup band. Homestead also will compete March 3 at Churubusco High School. Elite will perform at 1:15 p.m. Class Royale will perform at 4:30 p.m. Homestead also will compete March 10 at Norwell High School. Get schedules and admission information at showchoir.com. Homestead will compete March 22-25 at the Show Choir Nationals in Nashville, Tenn. Shaw will hold auditions for the 2018-19 show choirs on March 28.
Before she put the plot of “Konnichiwa and Hello” into print, Tammy Robertson witnessed such stories of acceptance firsthand as a classroom teacher.
The Fort Wayne Children’s Choir has been teaching music literacy, and other skills, for 44 years to Fort Wayne-area children.