/ Modified jul 13, 2010 3:04 p.m.

Tucson Arizona Boys Chorus Anniversary

The Tucson Arizona Boys Chorus is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year. Mark McLemore speaks with their director, Dr. Julian Ackerley, and two members of the chorus about their upcoming tour to Japan and South Korea.

The Tucson Arizona Boys Chorus is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year. Mark McLemore speaks with their director, Dr. Julian Ackerley, and two members of the chorus about their upcoming tour to Japan and South Korea.

This story originally aired on Arizona Spotlight on 5-7-2010.

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The Tucson Arizona Boys Chorus legacy began 70 years ago, with the vision of Chorus's founder, Eduardo Caso. Since 1980, the director has been Dr. Julian Ackerley, and he speaks with great enthusiasm about the what the Chorus has achieved, and their upcoming tour of Hawaii, Japan, and South Korea. And, hear what being in a Chorus member means to two young boys who have now sung - and done rope tricks -- around the world.

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