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2nd City Chorus presents ‘The Stories of Christmas’ Dec. 14
The award-winning 2nd City Chorus will present its annual Christmas show, “The Stories of Christmas,” at 3 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 14, at Second Congregational/First Presbyterian Church, 318 N. Church St., Rockford.
2nd City’s two quartets — Second Opinion and Up North Four — will also sing some holiday favorites.
Special guest performers will be the award-winning Sweet Adeline Chorus and River City Sound. The two a cappella groups will sing, individually and together, a variety of sacred and secular Christmas melodies.
Second Congregational Church’s “The Belles” bell choir will add their festive sound to the concert, as will the church’s organist, Valerie Blair.
A free-will offering will be taken as admission at the door. Call Doug Phillips at (815) 494-0112 for more details.
From the Dec. 11-17, 2013, issue