Maine Music Society will hosts the Battle of the Blends XXVI at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2,  in the Gendron Franco Center, at 46 Cedar St., in Lewiston.

Six a cappella groups will be raising their voices in exuberant renditions of jazz, barbershop, pop, rock ’n’ roll, spirituals and Renaissance vocal music.

This event will feature the Deansmen, a 12-14 voice all-male group from Bates College; Fermata NoWhere, students in grades 9-12 from Edward Little High School under the directorship of Sarah Brooks; our own Maine Music Society Chamber Singers, an 18 member division of the Chorale; Northern Pitch, a five-voice group of lifelong musicians based in Portland; None of the Above, a octet based in Wellesley, Massachusetts; and Vocal Solution eight singers with varied musical backgrounds from the Oxford Hills area.

Tickets cost $25 for adults, $12 for children.

For tickets, call 2333-3386 or visit

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