With their newly created mission statement: “Enriching Lives Through Choral Music,” the Bay Area Chorus is rehearsing with vigor for the “American Salute” Veterans Day Concert on November 11 at 7:30 pm in the Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 18220 Upper Bay Road, Nassau Bay TX 77058.
Artistic Director Milton Pullen has chosen an inspiring array of patriotic arrangements for this special occasion. Included on the program will be The Vacant Chair arr. Allaway; We are Not Alone by Choplin; A Tribute to the Armed Services by Larson; Prayer of the Children (BAC Women) by Klause; Tell My Father (BAC Men) by Ramsey; I Pledge My Allegiance by Kirkland, and You’ll Never Walk Alone arr. Hayes. Many more complete the evening of song.
“We are honored to present our Christmas concerts in this spectacular chapel every year,” said Pullen. “It is thrilling to sing and listen.”
Tickets for all the concerts are available online www.seatyourself.biz/bayareachorus or firstname.lastname@example.org Cost: $15 in advance; At the door: $20, $15 seniors 65+, and $10 students. Door sales begin 30 minutes prior to each concert. Contact email@example.com for information about group rates.
On December 3 at 6 p.m. the Bay Area Chorus’ “Christmas at the Villa” concert will feature Christmas music and more to commemorate the Sesquicentennial (1866-2016) of the Congregation of the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word at the Villa De Matel, 6510 Lawndale, Houston TX 77023. Traditional Christmas music will be sung with the addition of Children Of the Heavenly Father arr. Clausen, If This Child Were Born Today arr. Poorman, and Be Thou My Vision arr. Dennis Janzer.
On December 4 at 4:00 pm the Bay Area Chorus’ “Christmas Cheer” concert will be given at Clear Lake Presbyterian Church, 1511 El Dorado, Houston TX 77062 and will feature the CLPC Chancel Choir singing several numbers on the concert. The variety of traditional carols and Christmas songs will lift your spirits for the season.
Contact: Jeanette Chase, BAC President
281-326-1286 (Chorus Hotline)