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River City Chorale seeks vocalists

The River City Chorale is looking for members for its upcoming Summer Chorale. The community chorus performs throughout western Wisconsin and the Twin Cities metro area. Submitted photo

The River City Chorale is inviting vocalists from throughout the St. Croix River Valley to join the 2017 Summer Chorale — the ninth season for the community chorus.

No audition is necessary to join the chorale, however previous singing experience in a church, high school, college or community choir is desired. The chorale is open to all singers age 16 or older. Registration for the Summer Chorale is $35, covering the cost of all music.

Rehearsals begin 7 p.m. Monday, June 5, at First Presbyterian Church, 1901 Vine St., Hudson. Additional rehearsal dates are June 12, 19, 21, 26, 28, and July 3, 5, 10, 12, 17 and 19.

Performances will include morning worship services Sunday, July 23, at St. Andrew's Lutheran Church in Mahtomedi, Minn., and a public concert Monday, July 24, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Stillwater, Minn. The chorale will next perform Thursday, July 27, at the bandshell in Lakefront Park in Hudson, as part of the city's summer concert series. On Monday, July 31, they will sing at the Lakeside Pavilion at Como Park in St. Paul.

The chorale is conducted by Andy Haase, the artistic director of the River City Chorale and the director of choral activities at Hudson High School.

Online registration and additional information on the summer season and the organization can be found at Questions can be directed to