Holiday Island Singers announce Spring concerts

Friday, April 12, 2013
The Holiday Island Singers at their 2012 December concert.

HOLIDAY ISLAND -- The Holiday Island Singers Spring concert has been scheduled for Saturday, April 27 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, April 28 at 8 p.m. at the Holiday Island Clubhouse Ballroom.

Tickets are $8 (students free) and are available from any Holiday Island Singer or by calling 479-363-9818.

This group of musicians ranges in age from 40 to 90 years old, meets weekly and enjoys sharing their music with the community, said Kerry Hays, executive director. This year's spring concert includes a tribute to the African-American spiritual music. Some songs included in this year's concert are "Going Up to Glory," "Balm in Gilead" and "Elijah Rock."
The group will present some patriotic numbers to honor our veterans as well as some pieces by local musician and composer Ellen Stephenson.
The Holiday Island Photography Guild will have a display of their work available for guests to view before the concert and during intermission. Some photos will be available for purchase.

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