Camarillo, Calif., April 29, 2013 – The CSU Channel Islands Choir invites the public to “Sounds of Love and Nature,” the group’s spring concert. The performance will be held Saturday, May 11, at 2 p.m., at St. Columba’s Episcopal Church, 1251 Las Posas Road, Camarillo.

The choir will be joined by children of the Pleasant Valley School District Chorus. Artistic Director Dr. KuanFen Liu will conduct. The accompanist will be Fern Fay. Admission is by free-will donation; $20 is suggested. Parking is free.

The CSU Channel Islands Choir is a diverse campus/community group that meets as a weekly class in the University’s Performing Arts Program. Led by Professor KuanFen Liu, the choir offers participants exposure to a wide range of musical genres and periods, as well as the opportunity to perform publicly on campus and throughout Ventura County.

Channel Islands Choral Association (CICA) is the choir’s sponsor. CICA is a 501(c)(3) organization that serves Ventura County, bringing music education and performance to the local schools and community. For more information, call 805-484-6601 or visit the CICA website at www.cicachoir.org. To learn more about the CI class, as well as upcoming events and auditions, visit the choir’s website at http://choir.csuci.edu.

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