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South Holland Master Chorale to present ‘Songs of Celebration’

South Holland Master Chorale will perform a variety of “Songs of Celebration” on two Sundays in October.

The 85-voice community chorale will present the concerts Oct. 2 at 4 p.m. at First Reformed Church, 15924 South Park Ave., South Holland, and Oct. 16 at 4 p.m. at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 8501 Calumet Ave., Munster.

These will be the debut concerts for the chorale’s new music director, Philip J. Bauman. The concerts will feature music that is long associated with a variety of celebratory occasions, including coronations and weddings to . . .

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