HANDBELL CHOIR FROM TOKYO TO PERFORM IN NORTHWESTERN CHRIST CHAPEL

 

ORANGE CITY – The Glee Handbell Choir from Tokyo, one of Japan’s leading handbell choirs, will perform in Orange City Tuesday, July 26.

 

The performance has been moved from DeWitt Theatre to a larger facility, the Northwestern College Christ Chapel, and will begin at 7:30 p.m.

 

The ensemble will perform classical and Christian pieces, and more – including a Beatles medley. Mr. Takanobu Onoda and Mr. Kazuyoshi Inagaki are directors. Accompanist is Rev. Norimichi Odate.

 

Leading Handbell Choir from Japan to Perform: The 17-member Glee Handbell Choir from Tokyo will perform in at the Northwestern College Christ Chapel Tuesday, July 26 at 7:30 p.m. The free performance is sponsored by the Orange City Arts Council and Northwestern College Intercultural Affairs.

A handbell workshop will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, also at Christ Chapel. Other local performance sites include Carmel Reformed Church, the Sioux Center mall, and Landsmeer Ridge Retirement Community.

 

For more information, or to register for the workshop, call Janet at 712-722-0327 or Janine at 712-707-4885. Sponsors are the Orange City Arts Council and Northwestern College Intercultural Affairs. The website is www.orangecityarts.net.

 

No admission will be charged, but donations will be received.