Summer Sings

The First Congregational Church of Greenwich
and The First Music & Arts Series present:

Summer Sings 2016

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Do you miss singing with your choir during the summer months?

Come as you are from 7:30-9:30 on the Wednesday evenings listed below and, within two hours, we will have shared in an energized rehearsal and an ‘instant performance’ of great choral music.  Music will be provided.  Hospitality, refreshments, and fun are all included!  No sign-up necessary.  Just come ready to sing!  Donation of $10 per person.

Dr. Craig Scott Symons, Director of Music/Organist at First Church, will lead each Summer Sings!

All ‘performances’ are held in the air conditioned Meetinghouse of The First Congregational Church, 108 Sound Beach, across from Binney Park, in Old Greenwich.

  • Wednesday, June 29 — Handel’s Messiah
    Craig Scott Symons, conductor – Alistair Reid, accompanist
  • Wednesday, August 3 — An Evening with Gilbert and Sullivan
    Eric Peterson, conductor – Dorothy Kolinsky, accompanist
  • Wednesday, August 31 — The BEST Anthems in the World!
    Craig Scott Symons, conductor – Mark Swicegood, accompanist

Brahms “How lovely is thy dwelling place”
Beethoven “Hallelujah”
Handel “Hallelujah” from Messiah
Haydn “The heavens are telling”
Mendelssohn “Lift thine eyes” & “He watching over Israel”
Mendelssohn “There shall a star from Jacob shining”
Bach “Dona nobis pacem”
Tallis “If ye love me”
Mozart “Ave Verum”
Parry “I was glad”
Palestrina “Sicut cervus”