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Tumbleweed Chorus "Tribute to Disney"

“Tribute to Disney” will be the theme of the 2019 Tumbleweed Chorus annual show on Saturday afternoon, March 30.  The 38th Annual show will be held at the Cultural Arts Center on the campus of Colby Community College. The two-hour show starts at 4:00 p.m. Tumbleweed Chorus members hail from several communities in northwest Kansas. Len Wertz, Quinter, is director of the Tumbleweed Chorus.

Pre-show music will begin at 3:15 p.m., with additional Disney-themed music provided by O’Brien Keys and Strings of Colby, also featuring some talented young musicians.

The Tumbleweed Chorus and Prairie Rose Harmony groups’ annual show are their major fund-raising efforts for the year. The Tumbleweed Chous is an affiliate of the Barbershop Harmony Society, whose mission is to keep vocal music alive and healthy. Funds raised in the show have been used to assist local high school music programs, Colby Community College music activities and provide support for youth attending summer music development programs and also to operate through the years.

Tickets for the show cost $10, and are available in advance by calling 785-694-3057 or contacting local Tumbleweed Chorus or Prairie Rose Harmony members. Tickets will also be available for sale at the door.