CELEBRATE A VERY MERRY WHIDBEY CHRISTMAS AND SING-ALONG MESSIAH WITH WHIDBEY’S SARATOGA ORCHESTRA
Whidbey’s Saratoga Orchestra, under music director Anna Edwards, invites you to warm up your vocal cords for a festive and fun concert of holiday tunes including a sing-along of G.F. Handel’s “Messiah” on Saturday December 17, 2:00pm at Coupeville High School Commons.
Audience members will be invited to sit in specially designated sections arranged by voice range and participate in singing the chorus sections of the Messiah. One need not sing to attend as enthusiastic listeners are needed as well and general seating will be available. Please bring a vocal score if you own one, a limited number of scores will be available for rental on a first-come, first-serve basis. Soloists include Liz Hendricks, Eva Nelson and Karl Olsen.
The Rain Shadow Brass, a local group of professional and student musicians from Whidbey will begin the program with music of Giovanni Gabrieli. Special guests also include the ever lovable The Shifty Sailors and the sensational vocalist, Christina “The Singer Tina” Atteberry, bringing us festive tunes of the Holidays
General Admission concert tickets are $30 for Adults, $25 for Seniors/Military and free admission for students 17 and under. Pre-concert ticket sales with cash or check at Click Music in Oak Harbor, bayleaf in Coupeville and Blue Sound Music and Moonraker Books in Langley. Cash/Checks/Credit Cards accepted at the event.
More information including FAQs at: www.sowhidbey.com or 360-929-3045.