CHOROMONDO

World Mu­sic Women’s Choir Sings Two Ben­e­fit Con­certs for Refugees

Stanstead Journal - - NEWS -

Choromondo is a dy­namic, women’s com­mu­nity choir from the bor­der vil­lages of Que­bec and north­ern Ver­mont.

The women sing tra­di­tional mu­sic from around the world, which of­ten in­cludes drum­ming and tra­di­tional dances.

Their unique and colour­ful cos­tumes and pas­sion­ate love of mu­sic cap­ti­vates au­di­ences of all ages and tastes in mu­sic.

Artist and com­poser Al­lyna Har­ris has in­spired and di­rected

these women since Choromondo was founded in 1999. This year’s 17th an­nual con­cert in­cludes mu­sic from South Africa, Mace­do­nia, Que­bec, First Na­tions, Bul­garia, Al­ba­nia, Swe­den, The Bea­tles and more. All prof­its to ben­e­fit the Mas­saw­ippi Refugee Sup­port Group. SATUR­DAY, JUNE 11, 7:30 p.m., Ge­orgeville United Church, 63 Ma­goon Point Road, Ge­orgeville, Que­bec and SUN­DAY, JUNE 12, 3 p.m., Bald­win’s Mills United Church 1915 ch. May, Bald­win’s Mills (Coat­i­cook), Que­bec. Sug­gested do­na­tion $15 at the door INFO at 802-754-2717 or visit CHOROMONDO on Face­book

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