Plymouth Music Series Summer Arts Festival

July 9 – 16, 2017

All concerts are free and open to the public; freewill offerings will be gratefully accepted.

Friday & Saturday, July 7 & 8 @ 7 p.m.; Sunday, July 9 @ 2:00 p.m.:
Seussical the Musical “Jr”

Experience your favorite Dr. Seuss stories in this delightful musical. The cast of 35 is
directed by Heather Brackeen Moore and choreographed by Hannah Moore. Fun for the whole family!

Monday, July 10 @ 7:00 p.m.: Hymn Sing and Handbell Ring
Hosted by the delightful and engaging Janice Furtner, with Robert Nance at the keyboard and starring the Plymouth Bell Ensemble under the direction of Tim Cunningham, this program features hymns for voices and hymn arrangements for bells.

Tuesday, July 11 @ 7:00 p.m.: Music of Howard Terrill
Once again, we welcome Indiana composer Howard Terrill to present some of his unique chamber music and arrangements of original compositions. Now in his mid-90s, Mr. Terrill still composes and arranges daily! Don’t miss this unique musical experience.

Wednesday, July 12 @ 7:00 p.m. :Trumpet and Flute Recital
This program presents IPFW music department chair Dr. Greg Jones (trumpet), Margo Jones (flute), and Robert Nance (piano and organ). A wide variety of music awaits you, featuring composers from Telemann to Ewazen, and Larson to Galway. Join this musical ensemble for a wonderful evening of music!

Thursday, July 13 @ 7:00 p.m. : Heartland Sings Vocal Arts Institute: A Recital

This recital features Fort Wayne’s own up-and-coming vocal artists. Twenty-three students selected from over 120 applicants to participate in this summer’s Heartland Sings Vocal Arts Institute will perform solos representing a wide array of genres and styles. Come prepared to be inspired by these exceptionally talented young singers!

Friday, July 14 @ 7:00 p.m. : Heartland Sings Vocal Arts Institute: A Choral Concert

Heartland Sings Vocal Arts Institute participants and faculty mentors join together to perform a variety of choral works and small ensemble selections. This concert is the concluding performance of the 2017 Heartland Sings Vocal Arts Institute.

Saturday, July 15 @ 7:30 p.m. : Rock the Block: A Pre-Fireworks Concert
Rock the block in the parking lot behind the church featuring guitar, rock duo “The Snyders.” The Congregational Life Board sponsors this concert. Bring your own lawn chair! (see page 2 for more)

Sunday, July 16 @ 2:00 p.m. : Reeds and Keys Recital

This final concert of the Summer Arts Festival stars Stephanie Patterson (oboe), Alex McCrory (bassoon), and Robert Nance (piano). The featured work is the Trio for piano, oboe and bassoon by Francis Poulenc.