The Lewiston Choraleers will present an Easter cantata at four area churches April 8, 9, 14 and 15. The cantata, "A Journey to Hope" by Joseph Martin, is a sacred work musically inspired by traditional spirituals and tells of the ministry, passion and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
The dates, times and sites of the performances are as follows:
•Saturday, April 8, 2 p.m.: First Presbyterian Church, 505 Cayuga St., Lewiston
•Palm Sunday, April 9, 2 p.m.: Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph Parish (Our Lady of Mount Carmel Roman Catholic Church site), 2966 Independence Ave., Niagara Falls
•Good Friday, April 14, 7 p.m.: First Presbyterian Church of Youngstown, 100 Church St.
•Holy Saturday, April 15, 2 p.m.: Messiah Lutheran Church, 915 Oneida St., Lewiston
The 50-member Lewiston Choraleers will be led by founder and musical director Donald D. Shrimpton, and accompanied by pianist Lynda Williams. The performances are open to the public, with a general admission fee of $5 (children 12 and under admitted free).
More information on the Lewiston Choraleers is available at www.lewistonchoraleers.com and on Facebook.