Choir sings romantic songs

NANAIMO – The Island Consort Chamber Choir performs romantic songs during its upcoming concert Sunday (Dec. 2).

Island Consort chamber choir members Chris Helman

Island Consort chamber choir members Chris Helman

The Island Consort Chamber Choir is getting romantic on Sunday (Dec. 2).

The choir presents Romance and the Romantics at St. Andrew’s United Church, starting at 2:30 p.m. Members will sing 18th century and early 20th century songs by Schubert, Bizet, Dvorak and others. The choir, directed by Bruce Farquharson, will perform most pieces a cappella, although pianist Curtis Labounty will accompany some of the selected works.

Tickets are $15, children under 12 are free, and are available at the door.

For more information please go to www.island consort.ca.