Music in Your Community

Music in Your Community

The importance of music is its power to transcend time, emotion, culture, and language as we connect with others. Music's power connects us across the barriers of time, culture, and language.
Here's a list of "Music in Your Community" for this month...

December 10
Handbell Choirs: Little Heiskel Ringers and Haven Handbells--Familiar seasonal music will be presented by the joint choir composed of eleven ringers and 37 bells. 2:30pm. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. 301-739-5727.

December 10
Advent Music Vespers. 4pm. Hagerstown Church of the Brethren. Choral and instrumental music for the Advent season. Selections from Handel's "Messiah." The public is invited. Freewill offering. Church is located at E. Washington & Mulberry Streets. Free parking adjacent to the church. Call C. Randall Williams at 301-797-8435 for more information.

December 11
Boonsboro Middle Music Programs at the Valley Mall. Hagerstown. 7pm

December 12
Western Heights Band Winter Concert. Western Heights Hagerstown. 7pm.

December 13
E. Russell Hicks 6th Grade and 7th Grade Band Concerts. Hagerstown. 7pm.

December 14
Clear Spring Middle School Winter Concert. 7pm. Clear Spring High School.

December 14
Paramount Treblemakers at the Valley Mall. Hagerstown. 7pm.

December 16-17
Maryland Symphony Orchestra Concerts. Silver Bells, Holiday concerts. Saturday 8pm. Sunday 3pm. Maryland Theatre. Also performing, Hagerstown Choral Arts. 301-797-4000.

December 18
Northern Middle/Western Heights Combined Orchestra Concert. 7pm. Northern Middle School. Hagerstown.

December 19
Conococheague Elementary School 1st and 2nd grade Winter Concert. 6:30pm. Williamsport.

December 19
Open Mic--Piano & Poetry. Port City Java, Long Meadow Shopping Center in Hagerstown. 6:30-9pm. Hosted by Tommy Lancaster, read original or favorite poetry or play the in-house piano. Call 301-790-5040 for more information.

December 21
South Hagerstown High School Band Winter Concert. Auditorium at the high school. Hagerstown. 7pm.

December 21
Williamsport Elementary Band & Orchestra Winter Concert. 7pm.

Be sure to check out area elementary, middle, and high schools for great family music programs including high school competitions and performances.