SF To Present Spring Concerts
The Southern Fulton High School Vocal Music Department will present its annual spring chorus concert on Saturday, May 22, at 7:30 p.m. in the high school auditorium. This year’s concert theme is “Strike Up the Music” and features senior high chorus, junior high chorus and SFHS Ensemble. Carissa Gordon, Billy Rebosky and Cody Murray will be featured soloists. Graduating senior members of the choir will be honored, and participants in county, district, and regional festivals will be recognized.
Senior high chorus is a mixed choir of students in ninth through 12th grade. The chorus will perform music in a variety of styles. Selections include a spiritual entitled “Nothin’ Gonna Stumble My Feet,” the Broadway tune “The Rhythm of Life” and “You Pulled Me Through.” The latter was performed at the 2009 Grammy Award Ceremony by Jennifer Hudson. The performance of this selection will feature a slide show dedicated to the special people who have served as an inspiration to the choir members.
SFHS Ensemble is a 22-member group of dedicated vocalists who rehearse before school once a week. The Ensemble will perform six selections, including “For All We Know,” the Jason Mraz hit “I’m Yours” and Coldplay’s “Viva La Vida.” The group will also perform the jazz standard “The Joint is Jumpin’” with choreography by S.F.H.S. art teacher Carolyn Mottern.
Junior hgh chorus is a mixed choir of seventhand eighth-grade students. Selections by the junior high chorus will include songs from the TV show “Fame” and the musical “Grease.” The chorus will also perform “Down to the River to Pray” from the movie, “O Brother, Where Art Thou?”
The public is invited to attend and enjoy the efforts of these talented students. Admission to the concert is $3 for adults and $2 for students. Proceeds benefit the choral activity fund.