The Phoenix Boys Choir announces its 2015-16 “Songs for Our Heroes,” a free concert series for the public, in which the choir is able to thank Arizona’s veterans with song.
The free performances are held each month at the Steele Indian School Park Memorial Hall, directly across from the Phoenix VA Hospital and the Arizona State Veterans Home at 300 E. Indian School Road in Phoenix.
The choir, comprised of young singers from around the Valley, will perform patriotic and popular songs, new works as well as showcase repertoire from their upcoming concerts, according to a press release.
These concerts are offered free of charge to the general public as well as past and present military and their families, stated the release.
“There are heroes all around us who touch our lives, and we are grateful for their positive influence and examples of service. At these concerts, we are especially privileged to honor the men and women of the Armed Forces who have so bravely defended our country. All of us at the Phoenix Boys Choir – our boys, board and staff – want to show our thanks to all our heroes in the best way we know how, with song.” – stated Executive Director Kristen Bruskas, in the release.
Express Scripts provides volunteers to assist veterans from the Phoenix VA Healthcare System and the Arizona State Veterans Home so they may attend each concert, according to the release.
Doors are to open at 5:45 p.m., according to the release. The performances are to be on the following dates:
- 6 p.m. on Oct. 8
- 6 p.m. on Nov. 19
- 6 p.m. on Jan. 21
- 6 p.m. on Feb. 11
- 6 p.m. on March 17
- 6 p.m. on April 21
- 6 p.m. on May 19