On Tuesday, November 14, the MANNA Singers had their first opportunity to sing together in the sanctuary, which is very different from our usual rehearsal space in the basement. The singers felt what it is like to fill the cathedral space with reverberant song. The sanctuary is where our concert will be held on December […]Read More Beautiful Singing in the Sanctuary
On Tuesday, October 22, the MANNA Singers had their first performance on the steps of the cathedral. We met at the usual time, for a quick PB&J and warm-up before the performance. Overall the group was nervous and excited about what was to come. Will people want to listen? Is anyone going to be there? […]Read More First Pop-Up Performance
At this week’s rehearsal, we were happy to welcome a newly donated Yamaha keyboard and stand into the choir that came from a nice couple in Medford. Rehearsal began with body and vocal warmups, partner songs, and then learning a new song: Bob Dylan’s “Blowin’ in the Wind.” The lyrics spoke to our hearts in […]Read More Pop-Up Coming Up!