Monroe Community Chorus Dec. 5 & 6

WHO: The Monroe Community Chorus and Jazz Orchestra
WHEN: Friday Dec. 5 & Saturday Dec. 6 at 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Monroe United Methodist Church located at 206 East Ave. Monroe, OH
Come celebrate Christmas as the Chorus, made up of 50 of the finest voices in the area; accompanied by a Jazz Orchestra, made up of 18 of the finest professional musicians in the area, perform the collection “Christmas Classics” by Don Marsh. Read more »

Call for Voices - Monroe Community Chorus

The Monroe Community Chorus will begin rehearsals for their Christmas Concert Series in mid September. The 50 voice Chorus is looking for new members. Please contact Larry Daniel for more information at 539-8521 if you would like to be a part of this wonderful concert weekend. They will once again be accompanied by an 18 piece Jazz Orchestra made up of the finest professional musicians in greater Cincinnati.

Christmas on the Corner Dec. 14 & 15

The Monroe Historical Society is hosting its 2nd annual “Christmas on the Corner of Main & Elm St.” event the weekend of December 14 and 15, from 5-8pm.

An old fashion celebration with both museums “at the corner” decorated in holiday style, the event features Santa & Mrs. Claus, caroler’s from the Monroe High School choir, the Monroe Methodist Church Children’s Bell Choir, a dazzling luminaria display, treats for the kids and lots of great photo opportunities. There will be a special “Winter Wonderland” exhibit and upstairs of the main museum will feature a slideshow of hundreds of photos of Monroe from the early 1900’s and a display of vintage Christmas cards and post cards donated several years ago by the Paul family.

Free to the public – all ages encouraged to attend! Street address is 2 and 10 E. Elm Street, Monroe, Ohio 45050. For more information or event schedule, call (513) 539-2270 or visit their website at Special tours also available.

Easter Music Sunday at Monroe United Methodist Church

We want to invite you to a wonderful concert of music. It is the 25th annual "Easter Music Sunday" at Monroe United Methodist Church. It is scheduled on Palm Sunday April 1, 2012 at 10:45 a.m. The Chancel Choir, numbering 35 voices, will perform 2 fantastic arrangements: "You Raise Me Up" and "The Prayer." Also performing will be Inner Light, Jennifer Moak, Carol Crotty, Jennifer Lacefield, Laura Moak, Reed Musgrove, and Larry Daniel. There will be special, original narration provided by Phil and Debbie Davis. Read more »

Monroe Community Chorus Accepting New Members

The Monroe Community Chorus and Jazz Orchestra is gearing up for their 4th Annual Christmas Concert Series. The group is headed up by Larry Daniel, (Music Director at Monroe United Methodist Church), Mick Salyer (Music Director of Monroe Church of God), and Mike Ballamy (Music Director of Yankee Road Church of God). The concerts will be December 4th and 5th in the Monroe High School auditorium.

The Chorus is made up of approximately 50 voices from the area, and the Orchestra includes professional musicians from the Cincinnati Symphony, Blue Wisp, and the College Conservatory of Music.

Rehearsals begin in September, and participants will be provided with music and a listening CD to help them prepare. Please contact Larry Daniel at 539-8521 or 827-1483 for more information.