Roanoke College Children's Choir Presents "Songs of the Season"

SALEM, Va. - The Roanoke College Children's Choir will be performing its annual holiday concert titled "Songs of the Season," on Sunday, December 16 at 2 and 4:30 p.m. in the Shaftman Performance Hall at the Jefferson Center. Tickets are $17 for the general public, $14 for seniors and $11 for children 12 and under and are available through the Jefferson Center box office at (540) 345-2550 or online at www.jeffcenter.org.

The Choir welcomes special guests The Brass 5 for their concert, as they celebrate 21 years of choral excellence under the direction of Kimberly Ruse Davidson. Performances will include traditional, classic, folk, sacred and popular holiday music.

Performing will be 270 auditioned children ages 8-18, divided into four choirs. For more information about the choir, visit www.childrenschoir.com.

Roanoke College, the country's second oldest Lutheran-related college, is an independent, co-educational, four-year liberal arts college. Roanoke is one of just 276 colleges nationwide with a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation's oldest and most prestigious honor society. The Princeton Review names Roanoke as one of the "best in the Southeast." Roanoke's 2,000 students represent 40 states across the U.S. and 26 foreign countries. For additional information, call the Roanoke College Public Relations Office at (540) 375-2282.