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Independence Day Concert and Ice Cream Social at Moody Church

Posted by on Jun. 13, 2010 at 9:57 PM
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Date:
Sunday, July 4, 2010
Time:
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Location:
The Moody Church
Street:
1635 N LaSalle
City/Town:
 Chicago, IL

Independence Day Concert and Ice Cream Social
Sunday, July 4
3:00pm

The Moody Church celebrates Independence Day with a Concert and Ice Cream Social. The casual and fun celebration starts with a live performance from The Sanctuary Choir, Festival Orchestra and guest artist Jessica Usherwood. Everyone is invited to join us for an old fashion ice cream social complete with balloons for the children. After the concert, head over to Navy Pier to enjoy the 9:00pm fireworks show celebrating America’s birthday.

THE MOODY CHURCH SANCTUARY CHOIR & FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA
with JESSICA USHERWOOD, SOPRANO
Tim Stafford, Conductor


FEATURING
Stars & Stripes Forever • The Washington Post March • Salute to the Armed Forces • America, the Beautiful • Bugler’s Holiday • You’re a Grand Old Flag •
God Bless America • Four Spirituals (Hale Smith) • and many more


SUGGESTED SCHEDULE FOR YOUR JULY 4
2:30 Doors open. Park and get your seats for the Independence Day Concert
4:30 Enjoy free ice cream after the concert
5:30 Head toward Navy Pier for a great evening with fireworks that start about 9:00


A free-will offering will be received to provide camp scholarships for children and youth this summer.

ARRIVAL INFORMATION
Please check with our parking hosts to be directed to open parking lots.
• 1630 N. Clark (southbound) Best location for dropping off passengers.
• 1635 and 1625 N. LaSalle (northbound) Handicapped drop-off and entrance.

GUEST ARTIST Jessica Usherwood, soprano
Jessica Usherwood holds a professional diploma and a master’s degree from Chicago College of Performing Arts (CCPA) at Roosevelt University. Jessica participated in the CCPA Opera Night at the Auditorium Theatre and performed a duet with Samuel Ramey. She appeared with the Chicago Opera Theater for several seasons and was also a participant of the Steans Institute for Young Artists at Ravinia Festival. Jessica is currently the soprano of the International Chamber Artists (ICA). With ICA she has performed works including Mozart’s Requiem and Barber’s Knoxville: Summer of 1915. This past season Jessica performed Previn’s Vocalise and Four Songs on “Live from WFMT.” She has also sung sacred arrangements and hymns for services at The Moody Church where she and her husband Jim Laubach are members.

                                 

                PRAYING WIVES AND MOTHERS GROUP

                                 


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