Sunday, June 10, 2012
Lourdes Chapel - Assisi Heights
The Diocese of Winona Pilgrim Choir has performed throughout the Midwest and western Europe, including Italy and Germany. Their founder and director, Jim Ballard, has been the Director of Liturgical Music at the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Winona, Minnesota, since 1982. The Choir and their director look forward to sharing their love of music in an upcoming tour of Ireland in June, 2012.
This performance will include classical works from past to present. They have also prepared the best of African-American spirituals and Gospel music, as well as beloved Irish folk songs.
There is no charge to attend, however free will donations are appreciated to help support the Colegio Anexo San Francisco de Asís (CASFA) in Bogotá, Colombia, a ministry of the Sisters of Saint Francis. For more information on CASFA, go to: www.rochesterfranciscan.org , and select: What We Do, Mission in Colombia, CASFA.