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May 2, 2012

Eintracht spring concert set

NEW CASTLE — The Eintracht Maennerchor of New Castle will perform its annual spring concert Saturday.

The program will begin at 7 p.m. at the Maennerchor’s hall on Taylor Street under the direction of Danual Forsberg.

Featured guest choirs will include Pittsburgh’s Teutonia Maennerchor, Damenchor and mixed chorus, all under the direction of Edward Helgerman.

The choirs will present a program of German, Transylvanian Saxon and English selections.

Doors will open at 5 p.m. and beverages and food will be sold, including sandwiches, German potato salad and sauerkraut.

Admission is $5. The Jack Vasko Band will perform for dancing following the concert.

Additional information is available by contacting Forsberg at (724) 946-3749.

The Eintracht Maennerchor, formed in New Castle in 1894, is one of the nation’s oldest all-male singing societies.

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