The Chorus, in the form of various groups, will be performing our Christmas and seasonal music at several locations in the upcoming weeks. Here are some that are confirmed at this time.
- Uptown Marion, Fri. Dec. 6 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
- LDS Church, 4150 Blue Jay Dr NE, Cedar Rapids, Sat. Dec. 7, 5 – 6 p.m.
- Mercy Hospital, Cedar Rapids, Thurs. Dec. 12, 6 – 7 p.m.
- Meadow View Care Facility, Fri. Dec. 13, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
- Heritage Care Center, 200 Clive Dr. SW, Sat. Dec.14, 2 p.m.
- St. Luke’s Hospital, Thur. Dec. 19, 6 p.m.
- Shores Event Center, Fri. Dec. 20, 6 p.m.
- Summit Point Care Center, Marion, Sat. Dec. 21, 2 p.m.
Guests, family and former members are invited to this special night of rehearsal. We’ll induct new members, present some of our new songs, review some highlights of the past performance year, and share snacks and fellowship. Join us at the Scottish Rite Temple, Thursday Nov. 14, 6:45 to 9:30 p.m.
The chorus presents our annual Gospel Concert one show only 7 p.m. Friday, November 1, at the New Covenant Bible Church, 3090 N Center Point Rd, Cedar Rapids. This annual fall tradition brings together many outstanding groups and soloists performing a variety of gospel and religious music. The Harmony Hawks chorus will anchor the show performing our Gospel and patriotic songs. Admission is free with the doors opening at 6:30 p.m. A free will offering benefiting The Salvation Army of Eastern Iowa will be taken.
The chorus and VLQ will be active and several events in the coming months. The public is invited to the events in gold. Add our Google calendar (HHawksCal) to your calendar for event details and reminders. Additional details on individual events will be posted here later.
- Oct. 11-13. Central States District Contest, Kansas City
- Oct. 19. MetroMix presents “Love the Ghoul You’re With” with guest group, the Harmony Hawks Chorus, 7:30 p.m. at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets $10 and $20 available by phone 319-948-9370 and @www.coralvillearts.org.
- Fri. Nov. 1. Best of Cedar Rapids Gospel Concert, New Covenant Church, Cedar Rapids
- Fri. Nov. 9, 1 p.m. VLQ New Citizens Ceremony, Federal Courthouse, Cedar Rapids.
Ev is a Presentation Judge for BHS and will be with us next week to work with us and advise on the SP of both of our songs for contest, “Honey / Lil’ Eyes” and “Everybody Loves Somebody.” It should be a great week so come early and stay late ! It should be interesting, educational and a whole bunch of fun!!
Lee has produced this video to help us learn the revised SP for our contest uptune “Honey / Little Eyes Medley.”