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Jamestown to host choir festival

Jamestown will host the North Dakota Chapter of the American Choral Director's Association children's choir festival, "Surround the State in Song" on Saturday at Jamestown High School.

One hundred five 5th and 6th grade students will rehearse with guest conductor Peggy Bartunek throughout the day and perform a final concert at 4:00 p.m. "Surround the State in Song" is an honor choir for 5th and 6th grade students who love to sing. The festival is held in five locations simultaneously on Saturday including Jamestown, Bismarck, Dickinson, Minot and Grand Forks.

Their selections include "The Star Spangled Banner," "Hush," "Somebody's Callin My Name," "A Distant Shore," "Jubilate Deo" and "Alexander's Ragtime Band."