Tar River Symphonic Band, Adult Chorus and Children’s Chorus will present a patriotic touch of Americana on Saturday, June 4, 2016. Gates open at 5:00 PM with food for purchase and entertainment will begin at 6:30 PM. Dr. Dan Crocker, Tar River Orchestra and Chorus Board Chairman, and his wife, Brenda who serves as the Tar River Orchestra League President, will host the concert at their farm located at 3358 Turkey Foot Road in Rocky Mount.
Summer Family Fun
All are invited to enjoy great family fun including a free bounce house for children from 5:30-6:30pm, and music celebrating America beginning at 6:30pm. Music for the whole family will include orchestral tunes from Star Wars-The Force Awakens, Symphonic Highlights from the movie Frozen, Bond, James Bond, Stars and Stripes and more! The Adult Chorus will perform Swing the Mood, Irving Berlin: From Rags to Ritz, America of Thee I Sing and Lullaby of Broadway. Additionally, the Tar River Children’s Chorus will sing I Bought Me a Cat, I Love a Piano, a gospel arrangement of Bridge over Troubled Waters, Greater by MercyMe and Michael Jackson’s I Want You Back/ABC and We Are the World.
Join the Tar River Orchestra and Chorus and the Tar River Children’s Chorus for an evening outdoors with a variety of activities designed to create an American Back Yard Summer. Bring lawn chairs and a picnic and enjoy the summer evening with great American music. Red Oak United Methodist Church will provide picnic fare for purchase.
Admission is free for children up to 18 years old and college students with ID. Admission for all others is $15.
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