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After Monday night’s rehearsal, there were still a large number of copies of Please Stay uncollected. The following folder numbers have music to be picked up: 153, 154, 156, 158, 159, 160, 162, 163, 164, 165, 166, 168, 169, 173, 175, 179, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 190, 191. We also have several music folders that have not been picked up so if you don't have one, please see our music librarians Jo & Lois or Linda before rehearsal.
Congratulations MCC Chorale members for the W19 season. We look forward to hearing the special pieces Steve has chosen for you this semester. If you do not have your chorale music, please see Steve before rehearsal on Monday. Don't forget to see Linda for your chorale dues.
By now all members should have checked out Harmonysite and all it's helpful member features. If you haven't been able to log on, please contact Beth or Linda for assistance. The more areas you access and provide feedback on will help us in making this useful tool work well for our needs.
Tickets are now on sale for our first Sing-a-Long and can be purchased on our website - online tickets - please make sure you specify how many family members you will have if you purchase a family ticket.
Tickets will also be available before rehearsal on Monday nights from Linda at the check in table.
Join MCC on Sunday, November 4th at 2pm at the Strand Theater in Rockland, as we Sing-A-Long to the movie The Wizard of OZ. This is a fund raiser for MCC so bring a friend or a crowd and have some fun singing to this old time favorite movie.
November 5th is the first of the Folder Dinners with your host Steve and the first folder number is 4. The complete list of folder dinner events is now up on http://mcc.harmonysite.com and can be found under the News & Events Button ~ Event Calendar. For complete details of your Folder Dinner event see the Folder Dinner Night Schedule under documents on the member's page.
Please join me for “Great Movie Songs Of The Past” , Oct. 14th @4PM at the First Congregational Church, Camden. Let us take you on a nearly 75 year journey through some of the most beloved songs from the “Silver Screen”, with some 20 movies represented, a visual presentation, a number of instrumentalists/vocalists, and all things “Autumn”. The Play It Forward Music Company, LLC is comprised of both professional and amateur volunteer musicians donating some of their time and talent in support of local community organizations. A portion of this concert’s proceeds will be donated to the First Congregational Church’s weekly free soup lunch program. Hope to see you there! Free with suggested donation of $10.
Congratulations MCC members and welcome to our W19 semester - The Color Wheel:
We have our largest group ever at 188 members with many returning singers and lots of new folks. This semester we have two types of section leaders to assist you.
Music section leaders:
Soprano I - Susan Shaw
Soprano II - Kathy Pease
Alto I - Lucia Elder
Alto II - Beth Wilson
Tenor - Greg Marley
Bass - Ross Faneuf
Membership Section Leaders:
Soprano I - Gabby Wicklow
Soprano II - Emma Theobalds
Alto I - Vanessa Texeira
Alto II - Ellie Daniels
Tenor - Mim Bird
Bass - James Cook
These folks are there for you to ask questions, raise concerns, or make suggestions. This is your chorus and we're all looking forward to another fantastic semester and concert in January.
Hopefully everyone is now listed in their correct section, but if not please let your music section leader or Linda know to have it changed.
We are now using Harmonysite to replace Wikispaces for the storage of music recordings and much more to come in the future. If you did not receive an email containing your login and password please let Laura Jackson, Beth Wilson, or Linda know so we can get you access. Below is the start of instructions for your use of the new space. More to come.....
The application for our 2019 Spring Beneficiary is now available with a deadline of November 1st for submission. If you know of any local organization that would like to submit an application for the annual grant, please send them to our website: online application or give them the following file to download, print and mail in: printed application. Please advise them that financial information is necessary to be considered for this grant.
On Sunday, November 4th at 2pm at the Strand Theater in Rockland, MCC is hosting a Sing-A-Long to the movie The Wizard of OZ. Information about purchasing tickets will be announced next week. This is a fund raiser for MCC so bring a friend or a crowd and have some fun singing to this old time favorite movie.
Oh and did we mention there will be a costume contest?