Sunday, January 12
By donation at the door
Suggested donation – $15/person
Cash or check only.
How do you tackle a big project? Anne LaMott’s writing guide says, do it “Bird by Bird,” and that’s how Juneberry Community Chorus at UVMC, a 75+ voice group directed by Patricia Norton, is singing this winter. The concert features the premiere of a colorful, dramatic setting of the Wallace Stevens poem, “Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird,” by local award-winning composer, Travis Ramsey. Artwork by Thetford Academy high schoolers will light the stage, as Brenda Chien sparkles at the piano. From “Lullaby of Birdland” and “Turtle Dove”, Guastavino’s “Se Equivocó La Paloma,” to a 50s r&b quartet piece, “Honey Bird,” you will never know quite what to expect! There will be opportunities for audience singing, and rubber duckies may be involved…