Greencastle-Antrim choirs to ‘Celebrate the Season’

Staff Writer
Echo Pilot

The Greencastle-Antrim middle school and high school choirs, under the direction of Roz Bingaman, will present a concert, “Celebrating the Season”, at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 13, in the high school auditorium.

The concert will begin with the combined voices of both the middle school and high school choirs with “Of The Father's Love Begotten” and “Sing a Joyful Alleluia”.

The sixth-grade chorus will present “Something Told the Wild Geese” and “The Message of the Holly”, accompanied by Lindsay Eberly.

The seventh- and eighth-grade chorus will sing “Once Candle”, accompanied by Zakary Reynolds and “What Child is This”, accompanied by Emma Monday. Vocal soloists for this song include Ashley Moore and Tyson Horner.

Select Vocal Ensemble is a new group representing all grade levels. They will perform a special version of “Hallelujah”, as well as “The Twelve Days AFTER Christmas”.

The high school concert choir will sing “Deck the Halls”, with special antiphonal singing by the Select Vocal Ensemble. The choir will also present “Chanukah Song (We Are Lights)”, with soloists  Destiny Rodgers and Savion Grazette.

The combined choirs will close the concert with “Snow! A Winter Celebration” and “Hallelujah Chorus” from Handel's Messiah. Harrison Scott will accompany on the piano and Zakary Reynolds will accompany on the organ. All Greencastle-Antrim alumni, as well as prepared voices, may join the singers for this traditional performance.

The concert is free and the public is invited.

A free-will donation will be accepted at the conclusion of the concert to help support the choral programs.