The Land of Lakes Choirboys will be featured at the city of Nowthen’s annual Memorial Day ceremony. The event begins at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 19 at Nowthen Alliance Church, 19653 Nowthen Boulevard, Nowthen.
Land of Lakes Choirboys group has shared its gift of music and development of young men with the Elk River community for almost 40 years, and this year, for the first time, the Choirboys will present their Spring Concert and Silent Auction in Elk River, on Sunday, May 12 at the ERHS Zabee Theatre. “This [...]
by Bruce Strand, Arts editor Aaron Carpenter has sat down at many pianos to accompany his choirs entertaining nonprofit groups and schools over the years. He is frequently disappointed to find them out of tune. So, the Land of Lakes Choir Boys’ artistic director decided to do something about that. He has raised funds to [...]
by Jim Boyle Editor The Land of Lakes Choirboys pulled in more than $6,200 in the recent Give to the Max campaign, Minnesota’s fourth annual 24-hour philanthropic marathon. The organization had 50 contributors donate $6,115.08 on the day of the event. “It was a great day for us,” said P.J. Fanberg, the director of the [...]
by Bruce Strand, Arts editor Two hundred kids in grades K–12 turned out for a chance to experience choir last Saturday at Zabee Theater in a program co-hosted by Land of Lakes Choirboys and Command Performance Choirs. “Sing Out: Let Your Voice Be Heard” lived up to its name, said P.J. Fanberg, director of [...]
by Elyse Kaner Special to the Star News When Mary Jo Buettner was diagnosed with stage II breast cancer, one of her biggest worries was the kids. Not her own children. They were old enough to understand. But what about the 100-some young boys in the Land of Lakes Choirboys based out of Nowthen? [...]
by Jim Boyle Editor Students in K–12 across the Elk River Area School District are invited to participate in a free, one-day festival Saturday, Oct. 6 at the Zabee Theater at Elk River High School. The festival, which has been dubbed “Sing Out: Let Your Voice be Heard,” is being co-hosted by the Land of [...]
by Bruce Strand, Arts editor Land of Lakes Choirboys has embarked on a rich month of performances, starting and ending with Elk River concerts, sandwiched around a 17-day tour through 11 states. The 34-voice group, age 9–14, from Elk River and a 35-mile radius, had a release party for its latest CD on Thursday [...]