JUNEAU - Juneau Lyric Opera singers past and present are welcome to sing in the chorus for Jane Stewart's memorial service. Stewart, who died in August, was an enthusiastic arts advocate in Juneau for many years and one of the founders of Juneau Lyric Opera.
Lyric opera singers will perform choruses from shows Stewart worked on in her many years of making music in Alaska, including music from "Amahl and the Night Visitors," "Carmina Burana" and "Iolanthe."
Rehearsals begin Sept. 19. Singers will meet every Thursday at 7 p.m. at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, Fourth and Gold streets downtown. The memorial service and concert is Friday, Oct. 18, at Centennial Hall.