Christine Brewer and Friends in Concert at The Hett on July 17

Photo of Christine BrewerLebanon, Ill. - Don’t miss a unique opportunity to see world-renowned soprano Christine Brewer in concert with her musical friends on Tuesday, July 17. The concert will begin at 7 p.m. at the Hettenhausen Center for the Performing Arts on the McKendree University campus in Lebanon.

In addition to the Grammy award-winning singer, “An Evening of Music with Christine Brewer and Friends” will welcome Susan Slaughter, recently retired first trumpet with the Saint. Louis Symphony Orchestra; Noel Prince and Alice Nelson, piano; Allison Felter, French horn; and a men’s quartet from the Saint Louis Symphony Chorus.

Tickets for reserved seats are $25 each and available from the box office at 618-537-6863 or online at

A limited number of premium seats will include a post-concert “Afterglow” at Fezziwig’s Marketplace, 218 W. St. Louis Street in historic downtown Lebanon ( Enjoy drinks, dessert and an opportunity to meet and chat with Ms. Brewer. Tickets for the concert and Afterglow are $125.

The concert is a benefit for the singer’s home church, First United Methodist Church of Lebanon ( Proceeds will be used for its Accessibility Renovation Fund.