Valley Choral Arts will give two concerts this weekend; “spirituals and music of the African-American experience” featuring original music and arrangements by Harry Bruleigh and Moses Hogan in their 2016 spring concert series. Saturday evening, May 14, 2016, you can hear them at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 3104 Main Street, Sumneytown, PA, beginning at 7 p.m. The following afternoon, Sunday, May 15th, the singing begins at 4 p.m. at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 150 N. Hanover Street, Pottstown, PA. Tickets may be bought at the door.
The first Red Hill Band Concert of 2016 takes place a week from Sunday, on the afternoon of May 22nd, in the Upper Perkiomen High School auditorium, 2 Walt Road, Pennsburg PA. Free and open to the public, the music begins at 2 p.m. Their first outdoor concert of the season is scheduled for 5 p.m. Saturday, June 4th, 2016 at the New Goshenhoppen Park bandstand (3rd Street, East Greenville, PA) as part of the annual Strawberry Festival. A few weeks later, the Red Hill Band will be playing from 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. on the lawn at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church (81 Main Street, Pennsburg, PA) as part of Make Music Upper Perk on Tuesday, June 21st, 2016. The Valley Choral Arts Society will also be singing at Make Music Upper Perk this year, from 6:30 p.m. – 7 p.m., also at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church – so bring your lawn chairs or a blanket (and maybe even a picnic dinner) and an enjoy an evening of free live music under the setting sun.