Youth honors recital to feature musicians, singers

FORT DODGE – The 27th Annual Youth Honors Recital will be held on Friday at 7 p.m. at McSweeny’s School of the Performing Arts. The recital is sponsored in part by the Fort Dodge Area Symphony and will feature piano, violin, and vocal soloists as well as a vocal ensemble. Students in 2nd 8th grades will be representing the communities of Fort Dodge, Gilmore City, Gowrie, Harcourt, Humboldt, Jefferson, and Webster City in the recital. The students performing were recommended by area music teachers to best represent their studios and schools.

There will be several soloists selected from the recital to perform before the Fort Dodge Area Symphony Young Artists Concert on April 21 at 3 p.m.

McSweeny’s School of the Performing Arts is located at 1633 North 29th St., Fort Dodge. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. for seating. The recital is open to the public and no admission will be charged.