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High school ensembles to perform at Allegheny County Courthouse

| Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, 9:00 p.m.
Philip G. Pavely | Tribune-Review
Members of Quaker Valley High School entertain guests to the Allegheny County Courthouse with Christmas songs Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013. This is the first concert of the choral series performances sung annually at the courthouse.
Philip G. Pavely | Tribune-Review
Members of Quaker Valley High School entertain guests to the Allegheny County Courthouse with Christmas songs Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013. This is the first concert of the choral series performances sung annually at the courthouse.
Philip G. Pavely | Tribune-Review
Members of Quaker Valley High School entertain guests to the Allegheny County Courthouse with Christmas songs Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013. This is the first concert of the choral series performances sung annually at the courthouse.

Choral groups, orchestras and bands from schools across the region will perform this month on the grand staircase of the Allegheny County Courthouse, Downtown.

The Quaker Valley High School Concert Choir on Tuesday kicked off the 46th annual Holiday Choral Program, and a total 26 ensembles will perform on weekdays. Performances are broadcast on the Grant Street side of the courthouse, for Downtown shoppers and workers to enjoy.

The Seneca Valley Intermediate High School Choirs and Marshall Middle School eighth grade orchestra also performed earlier this week. Other shows:

Thursday: 11:30 a.m. to 12:10 p.m., Western Pennsylvania School for the Deaf —Signshine.

Friday: 11:30 a.m. to 12:10 p.m., Ingomar Middle School seventh grade orchestra; 12:20 to 1 p.m., Bishop Canevin High School concert choir.

Monday: 11:30 a.m. to 12:10 p.m., Carson Middle School orchestra; 12:20 to 1 p.m., Keystone Oaks High School symphonic band and chorus.

Tuesday: 11:30 a.m. to 12:10 p.m., Ingomar Middle School eighth grade orchestra; 12:20 to 1 p.m., Northgate Sizzlers jazz band.

Wednesday: 11:30 a.m. to 12:10 p.m., Deer Lakes chamber singers; 12:20 to 1 p.m., Jefferson Middle School eighth grade chorus.

Dec. 12: 11:30 a.m. to 12:10 p.m., Marshall Middle School seventh grade orchestra; 12:20 to 1 p.m., Pittsburgh Mifflin chorus.

Dec. 13: 11:30 a.m. to 12:10 p.m., Upper St. Clair High School pantheon choir; 12:20 to 1 p.m., McKeesport Area High School Orchestra.

Dec. 16: 11:30 a.m. to 12:10 p.m., Shaler Area High School choir; 12:20 to 1 p.m., Shaler Area advanced jazz band.

Dec. 17: 11:30 a.m. to 12:10 p.m., Pittsburgh Minadeo Elementary School chorus; 12:20 to 1 p.m., Environmental Charter School chorus and orchestra.

Dec. 18: 11:30 a.m. to 12:10 p.m., Mellon Middle School eighth grade choir; 12:20 to 1 p.m., Steel Valley concert choir.

Dec. 19: 11:30 a.m. to 12:10 p.m., Shaler Area High School orchestra; 12:20 to 1 p.m., Penn Hills High School Cantabile Choir.

Dec. 20: 11:30 a.m. to 12:10 p.m., Harrison Middle School band, chorus and orchestra; 12:20 to 1 p.m., Pittsburgh Whittier K-5 instrumental ensembles.

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