By John Anderson
On Friday evening, the All Town Elementary Chorus presented their annual concert at Auburn High School. The group is directed by Mr. Charles Pietrello who also accompanied the singers. The chorus meets after normal school hours, and members do not have to audition to participate. It is open to students in grades 1 through 4.
This years selections included Consider Yourself, Cockles and Mussels, Godfrey Gordon Gustavus Gore, Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo, Sing!, Feed the Birds, It’s a Small World, My Favorite Things, The Bare Necessities, and The Stars and Stripes Forever.
Auburn High students Elizabeth Hastings, Lily White and William Erickson along with Worcester State student Jessica Maio assisted Mr. Pietrello this year during rehearsals.
Upcoming music events in the Auburn High Auditorium are:
April 12 7:00pm Greater Auburn Community Chorus Concert
April 13 2:30pm Greater Auburn Community Chorus Concert
April 16 7:00pm All Town Band Concert
May 19 7:00pm AHS/AMS Spring Choral Concert
May 22 7:00pm AMS/AHS Spring Band Concert
June 4 7:00pm Pakachoag Grade Five Spring Concert
June 5 7:00pm Julia Bancroft Grade Five Spring Concert
Additionally, on May 8, from 4:00-7:30pm, the Festival of Arts, Stem and Wellness will be held at Auburn High.
If you missed the All Town concert, or even if you didn’t, have a look at our slide show as these young students sing along.