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Easter Concert
“Sighs Into Song”
March 29 at 4:00 p.m.
has been cancelled! 
 
CONCERT HAS BEEN CANCELLED!
This season’s Lenten and Easter Season concert is titled “Sighs Into Song”, and will be presented on Sunday, March 29 at 4:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary. The concert features the Chancel Choir, soloists, Anderson Handbell Choir, and our Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Rev. Frank Hallock, Minister of Music. The music ranges from unaccompanied choral music to choir and congregation singing together with the full orchestra. The choir and orchestra will perform music by Elaine Hagenberg, Craig Courtney, Dan Forrest, Brian Wilson, Frank Hallock and others. This concert also has many of our orchestra musicians playing as soloists with the choir, Please plan to join us and bring a friend!

Rev. Frank Hallock will offer a pre-concert lecture at 3:15 p.m. to provide insight into the musical selections and some background on the theme of the presentation. Light refreshments will be available in the Narthex for lecture attendees. No charge for the concert or the lecture. These wonderful concerts are made possible through the generous support of the church, individual donors and concert-goers like you. A free-will offering will be taken to support this vital and important ministry. Please come and join us for this celebration of the seasons of Lent and Easter.
 
 

The Chancel Choir

The Chancel Choir shares music for the 11:00 am service.  The Chancel Choir features a stunning array of classical hymns, traditional melodies, jazz pieces, spirituals, and contemporary songs conducted by 
Rev. Frank Hallock, Any adult who loves to sing is welcome. They practice on Thursdays at 7:00 pm. of Music. 

The Praise Band

The Praise Band shares music for the 9:00 am service.  The Praise Band features an array of classical hymns and contemporary music. Led by Adam Fararra, Greg Rey, Roy Good, and Jimmy Patton. Any adult who loves to sing is welcome. They practice at 8:15 on Sundays. 

 Anderson Hand Bell Choir

The Anderson Hand Bell Choir is the hand bell choir, who performs pieces written for hand bells at special celebrations throughout the year, conducted by  
Rev. Frank Hallock, Minister of Music.  They rehearse on Thursdays at 6:00 p.m. in the Choir Room.

The Ringers and Singers and Sunshine Magic

The Ringers and Singers are our Children’s Choir who share music in worship once a month. Chimes are led by Carol Pence and Sunshine Magic is led by
Rev. Frank Hallock, Any student in Kinder – High School is welcome. They practice on Wednesdays at 3:15 pm. 
 
 
Rev. Frank Hallock
Associate Pastor of
Music and Visitation
Frank’s Email: pastorfrank@umcvista.org