West Branch Chorale concert Sunday
The West Branch Chorale will host a spring concert at 3 pm. Sunday at Faith United Methodist Church, 700 Fairview Drive, Montoursville.
The program, entitled “I’ve Got Rhythm,” features a variety of music styles – jazz, pop, spirituals, swing, gospel and ballads. Several jazz selections by George Gershwin include “Fascinating Rhythm, “Nice Work if You Can Get It” and “I Got Rhythm.” The chorale will sing Johnny Mercer’s “On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe,” “Dream” and “Skylark.” An American folksong, “Shenandoah,” and a traditional spiritual, “Hush! Somebody’s Callin’ My Name” are highlights of this concert.
Soloists for the program are Thomas Eddy and Bonnie Horn. Instrumentalists assisting the singers are Joy Barto on piano, Clifton Hungerford on bass and John Collins on drums. The group is directed by Jeanne Berninger.