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Tarentum's Central Presbyterian Church hosts holiday concert

JoAnne Klimovich Harrop
| Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, 9:00 p.m.

The Central Presbyterian Church, 305 Allegheny St., Tarentum, will be hosting a holiday concert, “Songs With and Without Words,” at 4 p.m. Dec. 10. The program features mezzo-soprano Raquel Winnica Young, Lenny Young on oboe and Michael Hammer, organ.

“This program explores many kinds of ‘singable' melodies,” Young says in a news release. “Those sung by a mezzo soprano, those originally sung as a chorale and then transformed by the organ, and those sung by the oboe and amplified by the intertwining of oboe and voice.”

Featured will be several works by Johann Sebastian Bach, as well as pieces by two German composers and a 20th-century Dutch master. The entertainment is part of the concert series at the church. It's free, but a goodwill offering will be received.

Details: 724-224-9220

JoAnne Klimovich Harrop is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at 724-853-5062 or or via Twitter @Jharrop_Trib.

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