Encore Chorale Holiday Concert

Arts Experience
sponsored by: 
Encore Creativity for Older Adults
Sunday, December 16, 2012 - 3:00am
Silver Spring, MD


Encore Chorale, the nation’s largest choral program for older adults, will present our Maryland Encore Chorales of Schweinhaut Senior Center, Asbury Methodist Village and Washington Conservatory of Music in a Holiday Concert. This concert is sponsored by Family and Nursing Care of Silver Spring.  These 175 talented singers, ages 55+, will perform a concert consisting mainly of secular holiday tunes including Jingle Bells Hallelujah, a truly new and creative take on the Hallelujah Chorus, Alleluia Brasileira by Ralph Manuel, In the Bleak Mid Winter, Hannukah, the Season of Light, The Twelve Days After Christmas and the very clever Christmas Goes Classical, which includes the top hit orchestra and opera tunes with holiday words.

Guest Artists include the East Avenue Ensemble of the National Institutes of Health Chorus and NIH Brass conducted by W. Robert Johnson.  Cellist Katie Daugert and pianist Maribeth Gowen will be featured.