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Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church hosts benefit concert for Family on Friday, December 11

Dec 07, 2015

redeemer-HZTFor the third year running, New Paltz’s Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church will be hosting a Christmastime Benefit Concert for Family of Woodstock, Inc. next Friday evening, December 11. Titled "Hark! A Thrilling Voice is Sounding!" the musical event will feature the acoustic quartet Betty and the Baby Boomers, bluesman Big Joe Fitz, Debbie Lan’s Rosendale-based women’s vocal ensemble Bloom and the fourth- and fifth-graders of the Mountain Laurel Youth Choir.

 

"Our pastor, Tobias Anderson, is going to be performing too," says the church’s community coordinator, Erich Markert. "He was part of a music ministry called Faithful Folk, and put out a CD of Christmas music with some great musicians from the New York City area. But in the last year he has been doing more solo work, mostly singing gospel music."

 

Read the full article from the New Paltz Times here or from Myinforms.