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Opera singer Simon Estes brings 'Roots and Wings' concert to Wartburg

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World-renowned bass baritone, Simon Estes plans to perform his "Roots and Wings" concerts in each of Iowa's 99 counties.

It all the benefit the Simon Estes Foundation.

The foundation creates scholarships for Iowa high school seniors.

Estes's roots are in Iowa as he grew up in Centerville, went to the University of Iowa and then eventually went to the Julliard School of Music in New York City.

The concert at Wartburg College will be at 3 p.m. in Neumann Auditorium.

For tickets can be purchased online at www.wartburg.edu/artist or call 319-352-8691. Tickets are between $15-25.

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