Music for Youth Free Young Persons’ Concert series presents the third annual holiday program featuring the Chamber singers of the Fairfield County Children’s Choir on Saturday Dec. 9, at 7 p.m., at the Saint Thomas Aquinas Church, 1719 Post Road, Fairfield.
The Fairfield County Children’s Choir (FCCC) is a community-based choral program made up of 300 children in grades 4-12 from communities in and around Fairfield County. The chamber singers have performed in venues in England, Ireland, Austria, Czech Republic, Canada; in New Orleans, San Francisco, and in New York at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Madison Square Garden and West Point, among others. The group has shared the stage with such artists as Renee Fleming, Charles Strouse, Stephen Schwartz, Augusta Read Thomas, Sam Waterston, Christopher Plummer, Tom Chapin and Ivan Rutherford. The concert will feature a selection of music from the classical, holiday and gospel repertoire.