WOODBOURNE, NY (December 8, 2014) – The Sullivan County Community Chorus will perform its 38th Annual Winter Concert on Sunday, December 14 at 2:00 p.m. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 6317 Route 42, Woodbourne.
The Chorus, under the direction of Kevin Giroux with accompanist Keira Weyant, will present “If It Ain’t Baroque” with music written by composers Antonio Vivaldi, Salomone Rossi, George Frideric Handel, and Johann Sebastian Bach, all who lived in the Baroque period. In keeping with the holiday season, there will be Chanukah songs as well as choruses and chorales from Bach’s Christmas Oratorio performed with a chamber orchestra.
The Sullivan County Community Chorus consists of members from Sullivan and Ulster Counties, whose ages range from 16 to over 80 years of age. Performances of the Sullivan County Community Chorus are made possible in part with funds from the Sullivan County Decentralization Program, a re-grant program of the New York State Council on the Arts, administered by the Delaware Valley Arts Alliance.
Admission will be $15.00 for adults, $12.00 for seniors and students free, but with a suggested $10.00 donation. Immediately following the performance, there will be a reception open to all attending the concert. In case of inclement weather, the “snow date” will be Sunday, December 21 at 2:00 p.m. For further information contact Diane Foster at 845-439-4458.