High Museum of Art – Jan. 11

Please join the Lynn Swanson Festival Singers at the High Museum of Art Atlanta (Weiland Pavilion, Second Floor) on Sunday, January 11 at 3:00 pm.  The performance is presented in conjunction with the exhibition Make a Joyful Noise: Renaissance Art and Music at Florence Cathedral. For tickets visit www.high.org or call 404-733-5000.

Christmas with the Festival Singers

Christmas with the Festival Singers will feature the combined voices of the William Baker & Lynn Swanson Festival Singers, joined by the Midtown Brass & Organ. The popular concert of beloved carols and classics will be presented Saturday evening, 6 December at 7:00 PM at the St. Benedict’s Episoal Church in Smyrna, GA, and Sunday afternoon, 7 December at 3:00 PM at the historic Grace United Methodist Church in Midtown Atlanta.  Tickets are $20 for adults; $15 students & +65; under 12 free.  Tickets are available at the door or online at www.FestivalSinger.org.

6th Annual Season Opening Concert

The Lynn Swanson Festival Singers present their 6th Annual Season Opening Concert of a cappella classics and spirituals on Saturday, 8 November, 7:00 PM, at the Sam Jones Memorial United Methodist Church, 100 West Church Street in downtown Cartersville, GA.  The diverse concert features classics by Palestrina, Standford and Mendelssohn, modern works by Lauridsen, Tavener and Clausen, and a host of American folk hymns and spirituals. Tickets are $15 adults; $10 students & +65; under 12 free.  At the door or online www.FestivalSingers.org.

Northwest Georgia Summer Singers Concert

The Northwest Georgia Summer Singers concert will be held on August 2, 2014 at 7:00 pm.  The ensemble is lead by Charles Nelson.  The performance is at Trinity United Methodist Church, located at 824 West Avenue in Cartersville, GA.  Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door.

Cobb Summer Singers Concert – Aug. 10

The Cobb Summer Singers and the Orchestra of the American Heartland, led by Conductor Lynn Swanson, will have their annual concert on Sunday, August 10th at 7:00 pm.  The concert will feature Johannes Brahms: A GERMAN REQUIEM, with English Translation by Robert Shaw.  The perfomance will be held at St. Benedict’s Episcopal Church, located at 2160 cooper Lake Road in Smyrna, GA.  All seats are $25, and advance purchase is recommended. Tickets may be purchased at the door, by phone 404-909-8357, or online at www.FestivalSingers.org

 

Piccolo Spoleto Concert

The Lynn Swanson Festival Singers will have their annual Piccolo Spoleto performance on Sunday, May 25th at 2:00 pm.  The concert will be held at the Circular Congregational Church on Meeting Street in Charleston, South Carolina.

Season Final Concert

The Lynn Swanson Festival Singers will end their season with a concert on Saturday, April 26th at 7:00 pm.  The concert will be held at St. Benedict’s Episcopal Church, located at 2160 Cooper Lake Road in Smyrna, GA.  Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for students and seniors, and children under 12 admitted free.

Mighty Mozart on March 16th

The Lynn Swanson Festival Singers and the Orchestra of the American Heartland are thrilled to present a program of Mozart masterpieces.  The concert is on Sunday, March 16th at 3:00 pm.  Soloists are Arietha Lockhart, Soprano, Holly McCarren, Alto, Timothy Harper, Tenor, and John LaForge, Bass.  The program includes the Coronation Mass, Eine Kleine Nachtmusik K525, Exsultate Jubilate K165, and Ave Verum Corpus with teh St. John UMC Adult Choir. The performance will be held at St. John United Methodist Church, located at 550 Mt. Paran Road in Sandy Springs, GA.  Tickets are $20 for adults, $15 for students and seniors, and children under 12 are free.

2nd Annual Tribute to the Black Composer

The concert is on Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 7:00 pm. The concert will be held at St. Benedict’s Episcopal Church, located at 2160 Cooper Lake Road, Smyrna, GA. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for students and 65+, and children under 12 are free.

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The Feast of Absalom Jones – Jan. 25th

THE FEAST OF ABSALOM JONES will be held on Saturday, January 25th at 10 am.  The Lynn Swanson Festival Singers and The William Baker Festival Singers will be performing. The event is at The Cathedral of St. Philip on Peachtree St. in Atlanta.  It is free and open to the public.