Performances next week in Port St. Joe and Apalachicola


The Bay Area Choral Society’s upcoming concerts will take you on “A Sentimental Journey through song. They will be performing music from the 40’s era and WWII. The concert showcases familiar songs; Sentimental Journey, Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy, Moon Glow, Moonlight Serenade, I’ll Be Seeing You, Mister Sandman, Dream, The White Cliffs of Dover, You’d Be So Nice To Come Home To, A Salute to the Armed Forces and The Battle Hymn of the Republic. Our Country’s veterans will be requested to stand and be recognized. Take a nostalgic journey with our choir and soloists as they perform songs of hope, love and patriotism.

The Bay Area Choral Society is supported by the Ilse Newell fund for Performing Arts. Since its inception the chorus has performed a broad selection of classical and contemporary choral concerts. Dana Langford will conduct this performance and Janis Ramos will be accompanying our choir on the piano. Our chorus is comprised of Gulf and Franklin county talent, as well as singers that are winter visitors to our area.

You will have two opportunities to hear this nostalgic program. The concerts will be held 6 p.m. ET Friday, March 16 in the Great Hall of the First United Methodist Church of Port St. Joe, and 4 p.m. ET Sunday, March 18 at Trinity Episcopal Church in Apalachicola. Admission is $5.