FAIRBANKS — The Choir of the North, conducted by University of Alaska Fairbanks music professor Jaunelle Celaire, is performing its holiday concert this weekend with compositions by David Bowen.
Bowen is a local composer who has sung in choral ensembles in Fairbanks. This is the second time the choir, which is a mix of 40 UAF students and Fairbanks community members, is featuring his music. At the concert, the choir will sing five Baha’i prayers he set to music.
The holiday show is 7:30 p.m. Saturday in Davis Concert Hall in the UAF Fine Arts Complex. Admission is $10 for adults; $5 for students, seniors and military members; and children younger than 12 are admitted free. A bake sale will follow the performance.