Harmony Heritage Chorus will be special guests at St. Kevin’s Parish Annual Christmas Concert
Pawtucket, Rhode Island, December 1, 2017 — Harmony Heritage Chorus, the Pawtucket, RI chapter of Harmony, Incorporated, an international organization of female a cappella singers specializing in the barbershop harmony style, will be special guests at St. Kevin’s Annual Parish Christmas Concert, to be held at the church on Friday, December 8th at 7 PM. The concert is free and open to the public, but audience members are encouraged to bring canned food donations for the church’s food pantry. St. Kevin’s Church is located at 333 Sandy Lane in Warwick, RI.
“We are excited to be able to perform again at St. Kevin’s annual concert," says chapter president Anne Diggle. "We thoroughly enjoyed last year’s concert and are looking forward to being a part of the festivities again this year.”
The event, a popular annual tradition featuring the choirs from St. Kevin’s and St. Rita’s parishes in Warwick, will also include talented soloists singing Christmas favorites and a little Broadway, cast members performing music from Granite Theater’s production of Jesus Christ Superstar, a surprise guest or two or three, and even Santa, direct from the North Pole!
The Harmony Heritage chorus is an award-winning chapter of Harmony, Inc. and performs under the direction of Bob O’Connell, an accomplished director, performer, arranger and musician. Harmony Heritage chorus primarily sings in the barbershop harmony style, which traces its musical roots back to the turn of the 20th century. Today, barbershop harmony singers not only celebrate the classics, but also put their own spin on contemporary songs as well.
For more information about Harmony Heritage chorus, visit www.harmonyheritage.org or call Barbara-Ann MacIntosh at 401-560-0073 or Mary Levasseur at 508-336-6956.
About Harmony Heritage
Founded in 2001, the Southern New England chapter of Harmony, Inc., also known as the Harmony Heritage chorus, brings four-part a cappella harmony to the local community through regular performances and educational events. The chorus consists of women representing a wide range of musical backgrounds, from novice to trained professionals, and performs under the direction of Bob O’Connell. Harmony Heritage rehearses at 7:15 PM on Tuesdays at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 50 Park Place, Pawtucket, RI. For more information, visit www.harmonyheritage.org .
About Harmony, Incorporated:
Harmony, Inc. is an international, non-profit organization whose purpose is to empower all women through education, friendship and a cappella singing in the barbershop style. Founded in Providence, RI in 1959, the organization has expanded from its Eastern roots to include more than 60 chapters in the United States and Canada, from California to Newfoundland, and from Manitoba to Florida. For more information, visit www.HarmonyInc.org.