We have been busily rehearsing for our upcoming performance on February 11th, at the Bower Center for the Arts in Bedford. We will be singing many of our favorite tunes in the sweetheart theme in our unmistakeable barbershop style harmony. This promises to be a fun evening for all so get your tickets early!
We had a great time performing around the Roanoke Valley throughout the Christmas holiday. But we’re not taking a break. We are busily rehearsing some new tunes for delivering as Valentine grams all day February 14th. We will have two quartets available to deliver sentiments to your special someone. Make your reservation early by [...]
Help Support 2nd Helpings Gallery Mark your calendars for Saturday, September 10th, to visit the 2nd Helpings Gallery and see Star City Sounds Chorus perform for patrons between 2 and 3 PM. We will be singing a lively repertoire including some songs you may not have heard before. Spread the word!
That’s What Friends Are For At our last rehearsal we broke up early to share a farewell dinner with our dear friend and fellow singer, Tina. Tina was one of the original members of the group and is heading north to start a new chapter in her life. We shared some of our favorite tunes [...]
Star City Sounds Chorus performance lifts spirits in Roanoke A representative quartet of Celie, Wendy, Alice and Pam performed this morning for seniors at the senior center of Loudon Avenue Christian Church in Roanoke. Seniors were treated to some barbershop favorites like “Let Me Call You Sweetheart”, “Barbershop Boogie”, and “San Francisco Bay Blues” as well as [...]
Our ranks have been growing with 3 new recent members and 2 visitors that have joined us multiple times at rehearsal. Sadly, we must say goodbye to a long-time member that is moving away from Roanoke. This will leave a vacancy in our barbershop tenor section. We welcome all singers to join us for a [...]
Last night we were invited by the Wilderness Road Chorus of Elliston to attend a Guest Night. We met a group of talented and friendly women who share our love of four-part a capella harmony. We attended 3 vocal training sessions and sang together. We even learned the beginning of a new song that might [...]
We had great fun delivering singing Valentines around the Roanoke Valley and celebrating St. Patty’s Day with some veterans at the Salem VA Hospital. Our next appearance will be at the Welcome Spring Arts & Crafts show on April 16th. For details follow this link: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Welcome-Spring-Arts-Crafts-Show/197294630292009 Hope to see you all there!
We had a great time at the Roller Derby this past Sunday. We were honored to open the event by singing our National Anthem. If you missed it, we hope that you can attend a future event. The Star City Rollergirls rock!
Now that our summer break is over we are reinvigorated and ready to begin practicing for our next performance at the Roanoke Adult Day Care. This will be our second visit for folks there who welcomed us warmly and enjoyed our last program. We are learning some new tunes that we hope they will enjoy.