Come hear the music that helps define Charleston’s rich history, from gospel to Gershwin. In this 75 minute live concert, you will hear the finest professional artists perform gospel spirituals, music of George Gershwin, such as Porgy and Bess and Rhapsody in Blue, songs of the Civil War, jazz, and light classics heard here by members of the St. Cecelia Society. Show concludes with Amazing Grace, written by John Newton who worshipped and received inspiration for the hymn in our venue, the Circular Congregational Church.
Festive fun for the whole family! Join the CSO and the CSO Chorus for our annual holiday celebration! Principal Pops Conductor, Yuriy Bekker, leads this family-friendly holiday tradition that will feature “White Christmas,” “Klezmer Nutcracker,” “Ave Maria,” “12 Days of Christmas” (CSO-style), Leroy Anderson’s “Sleigh Ride” and many more sing-along favorites. The Charleston Children’s Chorus joins us, as well as special surprise appearances.
The 25th Annual Sea Island Cultural Arts Festival promises to be good time for all! Come Celebrate the rich history, heritage and culture of the Sea Island Community. The festival showcases art, cuisine, entertainment, story telling, live music all presented with a Gullah-Geechee flavor!
This year’s gospel concert promises to be an inspiring and moving celebration. The featured artists are The Voices for Christ, Hebron Zion Young Adult Choir, and Mt. Horr AME Church Young Adult Choir. The Mistress of Ceremony is Ms. Lynn Boone.