Choir will be in area this week
On its Midwest tour, the Hinds Community College Choir of Utica, Miss., will make stops this week in Rantoul and Urbana.
Traveling with 50 or so voices and directed by Bobby Cooper, the choir will perform a variety of music including sacred, contemporary and show tunes. It features the Jubilee Singers, the men's chorus that toured Italy as a guest of Music Celebrations International.
All of the concerts are free and open to the public. The schedule:
— 7 p.m. Tuesday, Greater New Light Baptist Church, 1500 Sheppard Drive, Rantoul.
— 2 to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, a performance for the Canaan Academy, 207 N. Central Ave., U.
— 7 p.m. Wednesday, Canaan Baptist Church, 402 W. Main St., U. A freewill offering will be collected for the choir.