VERONA, NJ - Voices of Verona and West Essex will present their Winter Concert on Saturday, December 14 at 7:30pm in the ballroom of the Verona Community Center, 880 Bloomfield Avenue, Verona. Tickets are available at the door and are $10, with a reduced price of $8 for senior citizens and students.

The program will feature seasonal favorites, some with jazzy arrangements and medleys. “They are songs you may recognize but performed in a fresh new way,” said President of Voices Thomas Jung. “We invite you to participate in the ‘sing along’ portion near the end of the concert.” Voices is under the musical direction of Denise Bastanza and accompanied by pianist Emiliya Frenklakh.

Voices is a non-profit 501(c)3 education and performance advocacy organization. They are also the recipients of a 2019 grant administered by the Essex County Division of Cultural and Historic Affairs and funded by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts. Concerts and membership is open to people of all backgrounds, locations, disabilities, and skill levels. The group practices at H.B. Whitehorne Middle School on Tuesday evenings.  

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In the event of bad weather, the concert will be canceled if the Community Center closes.

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