Children’s Chorus concert is today

ALGONA – Algona Area Children’s Chorus will present their final concert of the 2012-2013 season at 3 p.m. today at First United Methodist Church, 201 E. Nebraska St., Algona. The choir is made up of 25 singers in grades four, five and six from Kossuth, Palo Alto and Humboldt counties.

The concert features a new work, “Three,” commissioned by the Haggard-Twogood Trust, by composer Matthew Erpelding.

Erpelding is a graduate of Bishop Garrigan High School and worked with the choir in early April. The accompanist for “Three” is Carter Nath, an alumni of the children’s chorus. The choir will also present a selection of classical, multicultural, folk and lighter music. The choir is accompanied by Kristi Burdick and under the direction of Linda Mertz.