Mercersburg community chorus begins rehearsals
MERCERSBURG, Pa. - The Mercersburg Area Community Chorus will begin rehearsals for its holiday concerts at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 22. Rehearsals continue through the fall at James Buchanan Middle School.
The chorus, accompanied by full orchestra under the direction of Richard Rotz, will perform its holiday concerts Dec. 4, 5 and 6, at the Mercersburg Academy Chapel.
Music for the Mercersburg Area Community Chorus' 2008 holiday concert series will include Vivaldi's "Gloria," Britten's "Ceremony of Carols," and various anthems and carols.
Persons interested in participating should call the chorus office at 717-328-2324. No auditions are required to join, and persons of all levels of musical training make up the group. High school students are encouraged to join.