Come Join us, as of next week, for our annual spring concerts!!Local Choir Supports Local Nonprofitwith two upcoming concerts in Jaffrey and Peterborough.Two Rivers Community Choir
Marybeth Hallinan, Directorbrings together a community of singersto support the Hope For Gus Foundation,a local Peterborough non-profit (see below).Sunday, April 17, 2016**6:30 PMUnited Church of Jaffrey54 Main St. Jaffrey, NH 03452Sunday, April 24, 2016**6:30 PMUnion Congregational Church33 Concord St, Peterborough, NH 03458Presenting:
Faith is the Bird: songs reflecting justice, faith, renewal, and peace.The program includes fabulous melodies from America, Japan, South Africa, the Republic of Georgia, Estonia, and beyond, and features 30 singers from the greater Monadnock Region.
Two Rivers Community Choir is in its seventh year of bringing multicultural and contemporary music to singers and audiences in the Monadnock Region, fostering compassion and tolerance, and building communities through song.Admission is FREE:**proceeds from both concerts benefitHope for Gus foundation.(see below)More about Two Rivers Community Choir:Two Rivers is an SATB (4-part) choral opportunity for men, women, and teens (17 and up), dedicated to bringing people together to make fabulous, energetic, community music.
More about “Hope for Gus:”This particular non-profit is Peterborough’s own Steve and Tonya Dreher, whose son Gus has Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, a degenerative muscle-wasting disease for which there is no cure.Come support local music, and help raise funds for DMD treatments and research.MISSION:
Our mission is to raise research dollars and awareness of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.
We are committed to funding research that will result in effective treatments in the near-term.
Our specific focus is on treatments that will preserve muscles in DMD boys while researchers continue to search for the cure to DMD.
We will work to build collaboration within the DMD community because we KNOW that we are stronger TOGETHER.
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