ILION — The Mohawk Valley Choral Society will perform “Voices Raised in Hope - A Concert in Support of Cancer Awareness” at 7 p.m. Sunday, May 19, at Central Valley Academy, 111 Frederick St.
Conducted by Mark Bunce, assistant artistic director of the choral society, the concert will honor sufferers and survivors of all cancers but especially breast cancer.
The Mohawk Valley Choral Society will be accompanied by a chamber orchestra, and featuring Bonnie Hibbard as narrator, with soloists Nick Abounader and Jennifer Wratten.
“Voices Raised in Hope” explores in words and music, breast cancer from the point of view of the sufferer, as well as of friends and of family.
Tickets are $15 and are available at Center Stage Pianos in the New Hartford Shopping Center, the Mohawk Valley Center for the Arts in Little Falls, Weisser’s Jewelers in Herkimer, and at the door.
Tickets may also be reserved by calling 315-826-3092 or online at www.mvchoral.org.
The choral society will donate 20 percent of all ticket sales to breast cancer research.