Bismarck choir director uses technology to produce 'Messiah'
December 13, 2020
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — This fall, Jason Thoms didn't want to see the coronavirus take one more thing from his enjoyment or his livelihood.
School performances and professional gigs were drying up during the pandemic for the professional singer and music professor in New York City, so he packed up and moved to Bismarck.
"I lived just outside of New York City for the last 13 years," Thoms said. "The coronavirus has decimated all of the (professional work). One reason why I moved to North Dakota, because New York is too expensive to live on just working one job."
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