Tag: Sun Lakes Chorale

Sun Lakes Chorale: Let Music Live

Yvonne Orlich Our 2022 Spring Concert was only our second since 2019, and we were all anxious to give it our best, as we had missed so much during the pandemic. Every one of us was ready to sing our hearts out—to release all the anxiety and frustration we all experienced in the months we…

Sun Lakes Chorale—Important Date Change

Yvonne Orlich Please note that the Spring Concert date has been changed to Thursday, March 17. We will still be performing at the Sun Lakes United Methodist Church on Riggs Road (just west of Dobson). Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the concert will start at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10, and advanced sales will be available…

Let Christmas Begin

Kick off your holiday season by attending the Sun Lakes Chorale 2021 Christmas Concert. We are working so hard to get ready due to the shortened rehearsal season, but we are well on our way to putting together a great concert to get you into the Christmas season. Join us on Thursday, Dec. 9, at…

Sun Lakes Chorale Advance Sales for Christmas Concert Begins Soon

We had our first rehearsal on Oct. 4 and, oh, it was wonderful—wonderful to gather again, wonderful to see fellow singers, and absolutely wonderful to be singing again. After almost 19 months, we are finally back and getting into the groove. Our Christmas music has been dusted off and distributed, and practice number 1 went…

The Sun Lakes Chorale: Anticipation

Well, summer is winding down even if the temps are not, here in Sun Lakes. Fall will be here before we know it and Christmas (can you believe it?) is just around the bend. Therefore, the singers and staff of the Sun Lakes Chorale are anxiously awaiting our return to practices and, eventually, a splendid…

We’re Coming Back

Yvonne Orlich The Sun Lakes Chorale is excited to announce that, yes, we will be back in time for our annual Christmas Concert! We have missed you and missed our performances. With COVID-19 restrictions easing and more people being vaccinated, we have determined that by fall, it will be safe for the Chorale to resume…

The Way We Were

Yvonne Orlich This month, enjoy the comments (edited to fit allowable word count) from several of our singers. Mel Moss—Bass Section I am Mel Moss, a member of the bass section of the Sun Lakes Chorale and the member who has been here the longest—25 years. The biggest joy is when we see members of…

Another Holiday Concert to Remember

Yvonne Orlich Christmas is always better with great Christmas carols and songs. Whether they are happy and fun or nostalgic or somber Christmas narratives, they just make the Christmas season more real. This year’s concert included all those genres, and it was all well-received by our enthusiastic audience. Thank you, one and all, for attending…

Sun Lakes Chorale Holiday Concert December 12

Yvonne Orlich Here we come a-caroling! It’s hard to believe that our holiday concert is right around the corner on Dec. 12 at the United Methodist Church. The rehearsal season has just flown by, and we are doubling down on our efforts to finetune our numbers so that we may present a great holiday concert.…

Sun Lakes Chorale will get you in the holiday mood

Yvonne Orlich For some residents of Arizona, this writer included, getting into the holiday spirit here in the middle of the desert can be challenging. Where is the snow and cold, crisp air to go along with the Christmas music, and decor? It is not always easy to adjust to open doors and windows during…