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Celebrate the gratitude this season at the annual free ‘Hymns of Thanksgiving’ concert

Pianist Del Parkinson will perform a piano suite from “West Side Story” at the 2016 Hymns of Thanksgiving free concert on Sunday, Nov. 20.
Pianist Del Parkinson will perform a piano suite from “West Side Story” at the 2016 Hymns of Thanksgiving free concert on Sunday, Nov. 20. Provided by Boise State University

Boise’s music community will come together with the “Hymns of Thanksgiving,” a musical extravaganza with a 300-plus member choir and orchestra that celebrates the nature of gratitude during the Thanksgiving season. You’ll hear a variety of traditional and contemporary holiday music, and other classical favorites.

This year’s soloists are pianist Del Parkinson, pictured, violinists Petra Schwarthoff and Jonelle Darrow and oboist Jessie Brown. Bring a donation for The Idaho Foodbank.

7:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20, CenturyLink Arena, 233 S. Capitol Blvd., Boise. Free. HymnsOfThanksgiving.com.

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