The Hershey Community Chorus will be performing its spring concert, “I Wish I Was in New Orleans” on Friday evening, May 17, 2019, at 7:30 PM, in the Sanctuary of First United Methodist Church, 64 W. Chocolate Avenue, Hershey. A second concert will be performed on Sunday afternoon, May 19, 2019, at 3:00 PM, in the Sanctuary of Grace United Methodist Church, 433 E. Main Street, Hummelstown. Guest musicians will be The Vintage Jazz Band.
Music Director, James Hoffmann, will be retiring after this concert. He has been the Music Director for The Hershey Community Chorus for 34 years.

Admission is $18.00 for adults, $15.00 for seniors and students 6 – 12 years old. Children 5 and under accompanied by adult are free. Tickets are available from any Chorus member, by emailing request to info@HersheyCommunityChorus.org or calling (717) 508-4400.

The Hershey Community Chorus will be holding a Spaghetti Dinner and Bake Sale on Thursday, March 28, 2019, in the Mohler Senior Center located at 25 Hope Drive, Hershey, across from the Karn’s Market. Tickets for spaghetti with homemade meat or marinara sauce accompanied with tossed green salad, bread, butter, and beverage are $9.00 for adults and $6.00 for children under 12. Desserts will be available for a donation.  The dinner will be served from 4:30 pm until 7:30 pm or until sold out. Take-outs are available. 

Advance sale tickets are available from any chorus member, by emailing request to info@HersheyCommunityChorus.org or by calling (717) 508-4400. Tickets will also be available at the door. 

This fundraiser by the Chorus helps fund the upcoming spring Concerts which are scheduled on Friday, May 17, 2019, at 7:30 pm in First United Methodist Church of Hershey, 44 West Chocolate Avenue, Hershey, and again Sunday, May 19, 2019, at 3:00 pm, in Grace United Methodist Church, 433 E. Main Street, Hummelstown.  Guest musicians for this concert, “I Wish I Was in New Orleans”, is The Vintage Jazz Band.More information about the Chorus can be found on its website, www.HersheyCommunityChorus.org or by calling (717) 508-4400

The Hershey Community Chorus will be holding a Spaghetti Dinner and Bake Sale on Tuesday, October 2, 2018, in the Mohler Senior Center located at 25 Hope Drive, Hershey, across from the Karn’s Market. Tickets for spaghetti with homemade meat or marinara sauce accompanied with tossed green salad, bread, butter, and beverage are $9.00 for adults and $6.00 for children under 12. The dinner will be served from 4:30 pm until 7:30 pm or until sold out. Take-outs are available.

Advance sale tickets are available from any chorus member, by emailing request to info@HersheyCommunityChorus.org or by calling (717) 508-4400. Tickets will also be available at the door.  This fundraiser by the Chorus helps fund the upcoming Christmas Concerts which are scheduled on Friday, December 14, 2018, at 7:30 pm and again Sunday, December 16, 2018, at 3:00 pm, in Trinity United Methodist Church, located at 210 W. Main Street, Hummelstown.  Guest musicians for this concert are Harpist Ruth Hunter and Todd Grundon on Guitar.

More information about the Chorus can be found on its website, www.HersheyCommunityChorus.org or by calling (717) 508-4400

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The Hershey Community Chorus will be performing its Christmas Concert, “Harps of Gold”, in two churches this year.  On Friday, December 14, 2018, at 7:30 pm, The Hershey Community Chorus will perform in the Sanctuary of First United Methodist Church, 64 W. Chocolate Avenue, Hershey.  On the following Sunday, December 16, 2016, at 3:00 pm, the Chorus will give a second concert in the Sanctuary of Trinity United Methodist Church, 210 W. Main Street, Hummelstown.

Two new arrangements will be presented this year.  Virg Hostetler of Hummelstown, is writing a piece for choir and bassoon, a medley of Christmas carols and songs.  James Hoffmann, Musical Director of the Chorus, is writing an arrangement of “In the Bulb There is a Flower” for choir and harp.

Admission to these performances is $18.00 for adults, $15.00 for seniors and groups and $9.00 for children 6 to 12 Years of age.  Children under 6 are admitted free.  Tickets can be purchased from any Chorus member, by emailing request to info@HersheyCommunityChorus.org or calling (717) 508-4400.

Hershey Community Chorus Begins Christmas Concert Rehearsals

Hershey Community Chorus Will Host Open House

The Hershey Community Chorus will host an open house on Monday, August 20, 2018, from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. in the Community Room on the lower level of The Hershey-Derry Township Historical Society, located at 40 Northeast Drive, Hershey.  All are welcome. This is an opportunity to meet some of the current members and hear about the upcoming Christmas season concerts.  Light refreshments will be served.

The Hershey Community Chorus has been entertaining Hershey and the surrounding communities since 1934.  Each year the Chorus presents at least two major concerts in the Christmas and spring seasons in addition to other appearances in Hershey and the surrounding communities.  Chorus archives and recordings will be available for review.

This year the Chorus will be presenting its Christmas concert, Harps of Gold on Friday, December 14, 2018 and Sunday, December 16, 2018.  The Chorus rehearses on Monday evenings from 7:00 pm until 9:15 pm in The Hershey Free Church, 330 Hilltop Road, Hummelstown.  Registration will be held at the Open House and from 6:30 pm until 7:00 pm on Monday, August 27, 2018.  The rehearsal on August 27, 2018 is a “test drive” for new members to decide if the Chorus is right for them. Membership fee is $30.00, non-refundable, to help cover the cost of music.

New members are extremely welcome, in all voice parts.  The Chorus is truly a community organization with members from throughout the central Pennsylvania area.  No auditions are required to become a member, just a desire to sing and belong to a great group of people.  More information can be obtained by calling 717-508-4400 or emailing for information to info@HersheyCommunityChorus.org.

 

The Hershey Community Chorus will perform its Spring Concert, The Road Less Traveled” on Friday, May 18, 2018, at 7:30 pm, in First United Methodist Church, 61 West Chocolate Avenue, Hershey and again on Sunday, May 20, 2018, at 3:00 pm, in Grace United Methodist Church, located at 433 East Main Street, Hummelstown, PA.  This concert has many unusual selections for the Chorus with music featuring some unusual vocal techniques and compositional ideas.  Nothing wild or crazy, but each piece has something unique and appealing.

Admission to these concerts is $18.00 for adults and $15.00 for seniors over 65, students 6-11 and group sales.  Children under 5 are free.  Tickets are now available from any Chorus member, calling 508-4400, or emailing requests to info@HersheyCommunityChorus.org.

The Hershey Community Chorus, under the direction of James Hoffmann, performs concerts for the Christmas holiday season and again in the spring.  Under Mr. Hoffmann’s direction, the Chorus has focused on offering a wide variety of quality, shorter choral works and thematic concerts, often engaging guest musicians to enhance the variety of the performances.  Membership to this non-audition chorus is open to all.

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The Hershey Community Chorus will be holding a Spaghetti Dinner and Bake Sale on Tuesday, May 1, 2018, in the Mohler Senior Center located at 25 Hope Drive, Hershey, across from the Karn’s Market. Tickets for spaghetti with homemade meat or marinara sauce accompanied with tossed green salad, bread, butter, and beverage are $8.00 for adults and $6.00 for children under 12. The dinner will be served from 4:30 pm until 7:30 pm or until sold out. Take-outs are available.

Advance sale tickets are available from any chorus member, by emailing request to info@HersheyCommunityChorus.org or by calling (717) 508-4400. Tickets will also be available at the door.

This fundraiser by the Chorus helps fund the upcoming Christmas Concerts which are scheduled on Friday, December 18, 2018, at 7:30 pm and again Sunday, December 20, 2017, at 3:00 pm, in Grace United Methodist Church, located at 433 E. Main Street, Hummelstown.  This year’s spring concert, titled “The Road Less Traveled” will feature some unique vocal techniques and compositional ideas.  Nothing wild or crazy, but each piece has something unique and appealing.

More information about the Chorus and this concert can be found on its website, www.HersheyCommunityChorus.org or by calling Chorus Executive Director, Lee Boltz, at (717) 439-6482.

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For Immediate Release

The Hershey Community Chorus is looking to add new members to its ranks. Once again the Chorus is offering a free, no-obligation test drive to anyone who might be interested in joining.

The first test drive will be on Monday, January 22, 2018 at 7 PM at the Hershey Free Church, when the Chorus holds its first rehearsal for its 2018 Spring concert. Another test drive will be held the following Monday, January 29, at the same time and place. The Hershey Free Church is at 330 Hilltop Road, Hummelstown. New members can register for the upcoming season right after the rehearsal. The registration fee is $30.00 which helps cover the cost of music and other expenses.

This year’s Spring concerts, entitled “The Road Less Traveled”, features many unusual selections for the Chorus accompanied. Rehearsals are Monday evenings 7 – 9:15 PM, at the Hershey Free Church.  Dress rehearsal is Tuesday, May 15th at the First United Methodist Church of Hershey.  Concerts are Friday, May 18th, 7:30 PM, at First United Methodist Church of Hershey and Sunday, May 20th, 3:00 PM, at Grace United Methodist Church in Hummelstown.

The Chorus is a non-audition group and welcomes all voice parts. If you think you’d like to sing, please drop by, meet the members and get answers to your questions. For more information, call (717) 508-4400 or email info@HersheyCommunityChorus.org.

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The Hershey Community Chorus will host an open house on Monday, January 15, 2018 from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm in the Community Room on the lower level of The Hershey-Derry Township Historical Society Building located at 40 Northeast Drive, Hershey. All are welcome. This is an opportunity for interested members of the public to learn more about the Chorus and to meet some of the current members. Light refreshments will be served.

The Hershey Community Chorus has been entertaining Hershey and the surrounding communities for over 80 years, since 1934. Each year the Chorus presents at two major concerts, one for Christmas and the other in the spring in addition to other appearances in Hershey and the surrounding communities. Hershey Community Chorus archive files and recordings of previous concerts will be on display.

Registration for membership in the Chorus will be available and new members in all voice parts are extremely welcome. The Chorus rehearses on Monday evenings from 7:00 pm until 9:15 pm at The Hershey Free Church located at 330 Hilltop Road, Hummelstown.  The spring concert, “The Road Less Traveled”, is scheduled to be performed on Friday evening, May 18, 2018 and again on Sunday afternoon, May 20, 2018, at 3:00 pm, in Grace United Methodist Church, 433 E. Main Street, Hummelstown.

Registration will continue on Monday, January 22nd and Monday, January 29th at 6:30 pm with a full rehearsal starting at 7:00 pm both evenings.  Interested persons will be able to “test drive” the Chorus during these two rehearsals before joining.  Registration for membership is $30.00 which helps cover the cost of music and other expenses.

The Chorus is truly a community organization. No auditions are required to become a member, just a desire to sing. RSVP to 508-4400 or email info@HersheyCommunityChorus.org.

Point of Contact:  E. Lee Boltz Executive Director
E-mail: info@HersheyCommunityChorus.org
Phone:  (717) 439-6482

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The Hershey Community Chorus will present its Christmas Concert,Gloria Hallelujahon Friday, December 8, 2017, at 7:30 pm, in the Sanctuary of First United Methodist Church, located at 64 West Chocolate Avenue, Hershey, and again on Sunday, December 10, 2017, at 3:00 pm, in the Sanctuary of Trinity United Methodist Church, 210 West Main Street, Hummelstown.

The chorus is under the direction of James Hoffmann.  The program will feature both sacred and secular selections.  Guest musician for these concerts is organist Dan Umholtz.

Admission  is $18.00 for adults and $15.00 for students 6 to 11 years of age and seniors over 65.  Children under the age of 6 are free.  Tickets can be purchased from any chorus member, by emailing to info@HersheyCommunityChorus.org, calling (717) 508-4400 and at the door the day of the concert.