Raleigh youth choir performs free preview concert ahead of European tour

RALEIGH, NC (WTVD) -- That glorious sound reverberating down Edenton Street on Wednesday night was a group of Raleigh youth about to set off on a European tour.

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The Christ Church Choristers & Lay Clerks choir performed a free preview concert at the downtown church ahead of its overseas journey.



The choir, made up of boys and girls in grades 3-12, has been invited to sing the Mass Internationale at the Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris, on August 5 and will serve as the resident choir of St. Paul's Cathedral in London, from August 9-12.

Wednesday's free preview was led by the choir's director, David Jernigan. The group performed several of the selections they have prepared to perform in Europe.
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