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SVCC Chorus receives grant

The Southside Virginia Community College (SVCC) Foundation has received a Virginia Commission of the Arts Grant to be used as partial support for the SVCC Chorus’ 2019-2020 season. According to a press release, “The work of the Southside Virginia Community College (SVCC) Chorus and its good choral singing is being noticed and appreciated … and each singer, as instruments of an orchestra, are the important keys to our success.”

The release went on to say, “We welcome all music lovers and singers to come and sing with the chorus.” The first rehearsal will be held Sunday, Sept. 8, from 6-8 p.m. at the South Hill Presbyterian Church, 914 N. Mecklenburg Ave., South Hill. The SVCC Holiday Concert will be Sunday, Jan. 5, in the afternoon. All music and further scheduling information will be available at the first rehearsal. All rehearsals are on Sundays, from 6-8 p.m. No rehearsals during December.

The concerts are widely received and venues are consistently packed by enthusiastic audiences.

Find your gift, your voice, your instrument, by becoming a part of this joyful ensemble with Director Carol Henderson and Pianist Sally Tharrington.