December 3, 3 pm: Songs Of The Season, Lakeside Presbyterian Church. This concert will feature a mix of secular and sacred pieces that touch everyone’s heart during the Christmas season. There will be two seldom-heard pieces by John Rutter, a beautiful Cantata for Christmas by Cecilia McDowall, a new piece by Craig Hella Johnson that explores the boundaries between sacred and popular music, and even a Forties favorite: ‘Twas The Night Before Christmas, made famous by Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians. Familiar carols and sing-alongs will round out this can’t-miss concert. This concert is SOLD OUT.
April 22, 2018, 3 pm – Songs From the Stage: Opera, Screen & Stage. Lakeside Presbyterian Church. Musical Theater – Jazz favorites – Operas. All of them have familiar songs that were originally sung on a stage. Old musicals incorporated popular songs and jazz standards of the time. Then there are the famous operas, whose music became popular in their own time. People came to those theaters and knew the music. For our spring concert, we will take you on a musical journey with songs made famous on the stage. Don’t miss out. Tickets available April 1st.