FOV 2019

The Music For Everyone Lancaster Festival of Voices is an annual celebration of the vocal arts in Lancaster, PA. Lancaster is enjoying a renaissance as it emerges as a destination for artists of all genres. This renaissance has benefited the city both culturally and economically. The Lancaster Festival of Voices provides a supportive venue for singers of all ages, thus creating awareness of the voice as an instrument and bringing yet another genre of music to this musically thriving community.

This year MFE is partnering with Trinity Lutheran, Tellus360, and the Thomas and Georgina Russo Family Foundation, to bring the FOV to Lancaster. Check out the schedule below and mark your calendars now.

For more information on the 2019 Festival of Voices click here.

 

The schedule for the festival is as follows:

 

Friday March 22, 2019 

6:15 PM

Concert at Trinity Lutheran Church (31 S Duke St. Lancaster, PA 17602)

Free and open to the public

 

Featuring:

The School District of Lancaster Combined Elementary Choir

Lancaster Country Day Choral Ensemble

Solanco High School Chorale

The McCaskey Gospel Choir

LaLaLuna

The MFE Community Chorus

 

Saturday March 23, 2019

2:00 PM – 4:15 PM

Community Choral Workshops at Trinity Lutheran (31 S Duke St. Lancaster, PA 17602)

Free and open to the public

Adding Depth, Expression, and Meaning to your performance - Workshop Time: 2:00 - 3:00

 This workshop will focus on various techniques to add depth, expression, and meaning to your choral performance. Jay Butterfield  is a Lancaster School District administrator, longtime professional musician, choral clinician, and the co-director of the very successful Hershey-based acapella group Parkside Harmony.  He will work with an ensemble in a master class format. coaching the group, with a focus on expression and adding depth and meaning to the performance. Other singers and choral directors are welcome to observe the class and thus also benefit from the coaching.

 

Singing for Healing - Workshop Time: 3:15 - 4:15

 This workshop will look at different ways of using the voice specifically for healing. We will explore the use of toning, humming, chanting, frame drum voice and improvisational singing through the language of light.  The instructor will share some interesting case histories of using voice with her clients in healing sessions.

Lana Ryder, LMT, AADP, HTA

Licensed Massage, Energy, Sound Therapist

 

Saturday March 23, 2019

7:00 PM

Concert at Trinity Lutheran Church (31 S Duke St. Lancaster, PA 17602)

Free and open to the public

 

Featuring:

The Sum of Each

Chromatic Expansion

Vocal Harmonix

Anything but Quiet

The MFE Lancaster Community Chorus

 

Sunday March 24, 2019

3:00 - 5:00 PM

The Big Community Sing at Tellus360 (24 E King St. Lancaster, PA 17602)

Free and open to the public

 

The Lancaster Festival of Voices invites you to the BIG Community Sing at Tellus360. Please join us as we gather to sing for the sheer joy of singing. We’ll provide the words, the guidance, and the venue. You just grab a pint and sing along!