The Sauk Valley Community College music department will present two free concerts on Sunday, April 21. The concert band will put on “An Afternoon at the Pops” at 2 p.m. at the Historic Dixon Theatre, 114 S. Galena Ave., while the concert choir will present Gabriel Faure’s “Requiem in D Minor” at 4:30 p.m. at Saint Luke’s Episcopal Church, 211 S. Peoria Ave. The choir's performance will feature soloists Antonio Quaranta of Chicago and Katie Boardman of Augustana College, along with members of the Saint Luke’s parish choir and other community members.
Admission is free; donations for theater renovations will be accepted at the door. Call Sauk's music department, 815-288-5511, ext. 340, for more information.