Tuesday, 04 December 2018 13:03

Fulton Community Band Presents Annual Christmas Concert Dec. 16th

Written by
Dolores Walrath, above, conducts the Christmas sing-along at the 2017 concert with help from her grandson, Wyatt Wihera. Dolores Walrath, above, conducts the Christmas sing-along at the 2017 concert with help from her grandson, Wyatt Wihera. Submitted photo

The sounds of the holiday season will once again be shared at 7:00 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 16 at the annual Fulton Community Band Christmas Concert in the G. Ray Bodley High School auditorium, said Steve Chirello, president of the Fulton Music Association (FMA).

The concert is free and FMA is providing free bus transportation to and from the concert for residents of Towpath Towers, Fulton Mill Apartments, Meadowbrook, and Emery Grove. The Fulton Community Band will be featured performing several new arrangements and old favorites including Leroy Anderson’s “Sleigh Ride, “Santa Meets the Big Bands,” “Charlie Brown Christmas,” and “Christmas Auld Lang Syne, ”and “The Hallelujah Chorus.”

The Roamin’ Catholic Choir, under the direction of Dolores Walrath, will also be singing in the concert and will feature: ”Glory, Glory!,” “Glad Tidings of Joy,” “On This Still and Silent Night,” “Awake! Sing Gloria,” “The Wondrous Story,” “Hallelu! Hallelu!,” “Bell Carol of the Kings,” and “Christmas in About Three Minutes.”

“The evening will end with a rousing Christmas carol sing-along with the band, the choir, and the audience, Chirello said.

Everyone in the community is invited to attend this free concert, Chirello said. For additional information, call 591-3392.

Leave a comment

The iHeartOswego.com website and social media pages promote only positive, upbeat content including comments and reviews. With this in mind, we will only publish the positive aspects of any comments or reviews. You can always find something you like about everything! Negativity has no place within our site. Thank you!