Ames Chamber Artists Spring Concert announced
Ames Chamber Artists, central Iowa’s audtioned adult choral ensemble will present their
spring concert, To Beauty, Life, and Love in Des Moines and Ames.
The Des Moines performance will be a part of the Soli Dei Musica Concert Series at
Faith on April 30, 4:00 p.m. at Faith Lutheran Church, 10395 University Avenue. Admission to this
concert is free although there will be a free will donation.
The Ames concert will be on Saturday, May 13, 7:30 p.m. at Collegiate Presbyterian
Church. Tickets are $12.00 for adults and $9.00 for students and seniors and are available
in advance from one of the “33” singers or at Evert’s Flowers and Rieman Music on Main
Street in Ames.
Director David Johnson, has selected pieces that will truly provide the audience the
depth of emotional experiences of Beauty, Life, and Love. Contemporary composers
are featured in this concert and some of the selections are If Music Be the Food of
Love by Heveningham, Entreat Me Not to Leave You by Dan Forest, and Three
Madrigals by Emma Lou Diemer. In addition to the previously mentioned composers
ACA will also be performing two selections by Eric Whitacre, the hauntingly beautiful
set of Five Hebrew Songs and the poetic A Boy and a Girl.
This concert is supported by Ames Commision on the Arts.
To Beauty, Life, and Love
Des Moines Concert – April 30, 4:00 p.m.
- Faith Lutheran Church
- 10395 University Avenue, Clive, Iowa
- Part of the Soli Dei Musica Concert Series at Faith
- Free will donation
Ames Concert – May 13, 7:30 p.m.
- Collegiate Presbyterian Church
- 159 North Sheldon Ave.
- Ames, Iowa