Founder's Day - Choral Connections with Vocal Activist Melanie DeMore
Saturday, March 15, 2014
Haverford College, 370 Lancaster Avenue, Haverford, PA
Marshall Auditorium - Roberts Hall
Session #1, 9:30 a.m. to Noon
For adults ages 18 and up, $25 per person
Session #2, 1:00-3:00 p.m.
For youth ages 10 and up; $10 per student up to a $75 maximum for a group
Please call the SC office to arrange for a group: 267-519-5321.
These workshops are for all those who have longed to raise their voices with power, determination, and energy. You will learn songs from many traditions and how to sing from and with your whole self. Through a series of vocal, verbal and physical warm-up techniques, you will learn how to fire up your inner and outer voices. Appropriate for all skill levels.
Melanie DeMore leads vocal workshops for professional and community choral groups, and has taught in schools, prisons, and youth organizations in the US, Canada, Cuba, and New Zealand. A singer-songwriter and member of the Grammy-nominated vocal ensemble
"The Cultural Heritage Choir," she has shared the stage with Holly Near, Ani DiFranco, Sweet Honey in the Rock, Buffy Saint Marie, and Pete Seeger. She directs the Oakland Children's Community Choir, and is on the music faculty at St. Paul's School in Oakland, CA.
66th Anniversary Concert - Wit and Whimsy
Sunday, May 4, 2014, 3 p.m.
The Church of the Holy Trinity, 1904 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA
With Elizabeth Weigle, soprano and Randall Scarlata, baritone
Tickets: $25/$10 for students