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Staples Area Men's Chorus celebrates end of season with concert at Landmark Inn

Enjoy An Evening with the Staples Area Men's Chorus on Saturday, May 7, at 7 p.m. at the Landmark Inn in Staples.

The annual end-of-the-season concert has a new venue and a new format. The Landmark Inn at 631 3rd Ave. NE in Staples will host the concert, and the venue seats 200.

The concert will celebrate the release of the SAMC's new CD, "Let the Music Rise." Tickets for the concert are $10 and can be purchased online at or from chorus members. Tickets are also available at two Staples businesses -- Staples Wireless at 920 4th Street NE and Nelson Insurance at 325 2nd Ave. For an additional $5 you can stay and celebrate with the chorus members, hear a few more songs and enjoy hors d'oevres. Soft drinks, wine and beer will also be available.

For the concert, the chorus will sing some songs from the new CD including the title song, "Let the Music Rise," "Loch Lomond" and "I Have Had Singing."

For the afterglow, the chorus will sing some lighter music including "Pirate Song" and "There's Nothin' Like a Dame." The chorus is directed by Steve Hoemberg.