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The Judson University Choir Prepares for Fall Tour

Fall Choir Tour 2017(ELGIN, IL – October 11, 2017) Members of the Judson University Choir will embark on a six-city performance tour next month, and they will do it in three days!

The 40-member choir, including vocalists and musicians, will travel along with Choir Director Dr. Warren Anderson to cities in Minnesota and Wisconsin, starting Sunday, Nov. 5, through Tuesday, Nov. 7. During that time, the choir will sing at area assemblies, serve in food pantries and minister at nearby ministries and missions. Some churches are the home churches for current students and alumni. Concerts performed by the choir are open to the public.

Here is a list of the upcoming scheduled visits:
On Sunday, Nov. 5, the choir will travel to Woodbury Baptist Church, located at 6695 Upper Afton Rd., in Woodbury, Minn. Choir members will sing during the 9:30 a.m. worship service. This will be the choir’s third visit.

That evening, the choir will travel to Poplar, Wis., to Mission Covenant Church (5161 S. County Rd. P in Poplar, Wis.), the home church of Music Business and Entrepreneurship senior Josiah Vik. They will sing in the 6 p.m. service. This is the choir’s second visit to this church.

On Monday, Nov. 6, choir members will visit the Feed My Starving Children site, located at 401 93rd Ave. NW in Coon Rapids, Minn. They will spend time serving together there beginning at 2:30 p.m.

Afterward, on Monday evening, they will travel to St. Paul, Minn., to serve meals and sing during the chapel service at Union Gospel Mission (77 E. 9th Street in St. Paul, Minn.) at 5:30 p.m.

On Tuesday, Nov. 7, at 9 a.m., the choir will visit Concordia Academy (2400 N. Dale St., Roseville, Minn.) and spend time there speaking with students.

On Tuesday afternoon, the choir tour will close with a performance at Milton Seventh Day Baptist Church, located at 720 E. Madison Ave. in Milton, Wis., at 4 p.m. At that time, the choir will sing for the church’s annual pre-Thanksgiving all-church dinner.  This church is the home church of choir member Gariel Ochs, Judson Music Ambassador Ben Calhoun, and his dad, the former senior pastor, the Rev. Dr. George Calhoun.

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