'A Pops Christmas' concert set for Dec. 3 in Penn Yan

Staff Writer
The Chronicle Express

The Penn Yan Community Chorus, under the direction of Jennifer Kraemer, will present “A Pops Christmas” Sunday, Dec. 3, at 2 p.m. The concert will be at the First Baptist Church located at 224 Main St. in Penn Yan. Instrumental accompaniment will be provided on the piano by Lucinda Loomis and on guitar by Paul Zorovich.

The musical program will include both popular and traditional arrangements of songs and carols. A medley of carols as performed by the Pentatonix and the well-known song “All I want for Christmas is You” written by Mariah Carey are on the program. Other favorite songs to be sung are “O Holy Night,” “Do You Hear What I Hear,” and “Sleigh Ride.”Everyone will enjoy a medley from the film “Nightmare Before Christmas.”

The Chorus’ mission is to promote musical performance in Yates and the surrounding counties. Auditions are not required and membership is open to all singers. There is no charge for admission. A free-will offering will be collected to be used to purchase music and to support other activities of the chorus.