Palmetto Girls along with the Festival Orchestra are preparing for the upcoming Christmas Collage, Monday night December 10 at 7:30pm inside the First Presbyterian Church. The concert will be featuring the Greenwood Festival Chorale with Steve Skinner as Artistic Director and Conductor, Greenwood High School Eagle Singers with Gina Jolly as Director, and Palmetto Girls Sing! with Amy Fennell as Director. The featured presentation is John Rutter’s Gloria, for mixed voices of the chorale, organ, and orchestra. Other Christmas music will include: Do You Hear What I Hear by Noel Regney and Glorida Shayne, Night of Silence by Dan Kantor, A La Nanita Nana (in espanol) by Christopher Azzara, A Merry Christmas Song by Maurice Goldman, and I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day. Tickets for sale, $15 at the door or from other Chorale members.
In honor of Chuck Gaines and his contributions to the Chorale, we will be dedicating the 2018 Christmas concert to him. (Click Here) to view News Article.
Above are some images from the meet and greet that was held on Tuesday, the 25th. Great turnout, thank you to everyone who showed up. We hope to see you all at our next rehearsal!
Great rehearsal last night! We welcome new singers Kandy and Dan Cowan, Sandra Hix, David Pitts, Beverly Sautter, and Andrea Shepherd. We know there were some singers who planned to join us but were not able to make it last night. We look forward to seeing you next Tuesday.
Speaking of next Tuesday, we will have a “Meet, Greet & Eat” from 6:15-6:55. The board will provide refreshments, so come enjoy some fellowship before rehearsal. (Steve will bring his world-famous chips and salsa.)
Looking forward to seeing you next Tuesday!
The Palmetto girls recently performed over the summer as part of the National Children’s Festival Chorus at Carnegie Hall. They will also be performing with the Greenwood Festival Chorale during the upcoming Christmas Concert on Monday December 10 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Be sure to come out and show your support for the Girls and Chorale! Ticket information will be posted closer to the concert date.
Auditions for joining the Chorale will be held on September 4th and 11th at 7 p.m. in the First Presbyterian Church of Greenwood, 108 E. Cambridge Ave. Rehearsals will begin on September 18th, from 7-9 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church. Bring a friend! Singing capabilities will vary, and most auditioners will be accepted.