Andover Townsman, Andover, MA

December 13, 2012

'Joyful Noise' coming to Merrimack

Treble Chorus brings children singing Handel's Hallelujah Chorus
The Andover Townsman

---- — The Treble Chorus of New England, which bills itself as Merrimack Valley’s premier children’s chorus, presents joyful holiday music embellished by percussion, guitar, flute, and hammered dulcimer this coming weekend.

This concert will feature children and young adults performing holiday selections by composers such as Rutter, Brahms and Dalglish. Completing the concert is the annual tradition of TCNE alumni joining the choirs on stage for Handel’s Hallelujah Chorus.

“Over its 37-year history, TCNE has performed a rich diversity of choral music, serving young people from over 35 diverse communities. This year, TCNE will introduce the only accessible choir for children and young adults with special needs,” according to a release.

“Make a Joyful Noise” will be performed at Rogers Center for the Arts, on the Merrimack College campus in North Andover, on Saturday, Dec. 15 at 7 p.m.

Tickets will be available at the door. Ticket prices are $16 for adults and $10 for students and seniors. For more information, contact Anna Choi, 978-470-TCNE.