The Midwest Children’s Choir Festival will be held on Friday, April 21, at Stephens Auditorium in Ames at 7 p.m. The festival is sponsored by the Ames Children’s Choirs and will feature guest conductor Dr. Susan Brumfield, well-known choral educator from Texas Tech University. Three guest choirs will perform separately: the UNI Children’s Choir, the Concert Choir of the Northfield Youth Choirs, and the Concert Choir of the Ames Children’s Choirs.


More than 250 select singers from across the state of Iowa will join the featured choirs to perform in the Festival Mass Choir, totaling 375 singers.


Students from Roland-Story, Ames, Boone and United school districts will be among those performing.


Tickets are $18 for adults and $10 for students/seniors and are available at the Stephens Ticket Office or through Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000. For more information call 515-290-1422.