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Carnegie calls for Toano Middle choir

Carnegie calls for Toano Middle choir

A five-year-old video has become the impetus for a unique opportunity for the Toano Middle School Choir to perform this summer at Carnegie Hall in New York City.

The choir will be one of just 25 from across North America to perform in a season finale collaboration for treble voices at Carnegie Hall under the direction of Francisco J. Nuñez, director of the world-renowned Young People's Chorus of New York.

The 23 choir members going on the trip will spend five days and four nights in New York City to prepare for and take part in the June 26 concert.

The opportunity came about through a 2012 YouTube video of a spring concert, which Kimberly Preiss, a member of the...