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Annual “Together Again!” Concert

Annual “Together Again!” Concert

On Sunday, October 22nd 2017 at 4:00pm, the Chautauqua Youth Chorale and ABC Bel Canto Choir come together in our annual celebration of young voices in song. Join us at the Christ United Methodist Church for a varied program of both sacred and secular music presented by all groups individually under the direction of Marjorie Bohn, Laura Biddle, Nancy Gutillo, and Puneet Jacob. Don’t miss the joy of the combined voices of all three groups in the finale! Admission is FREE!!  Get the Press Release here. WHO:           Vivace & Bravo ABC Canto choirs and the Chautaqua Youth Chorale WHAT:   ...

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Choir Signups

Choir Signups

CHOIR SIGNUPS Email Laura Biddle here if interested in signing up!   What To Expect At Open Rehearsals, we give the chorister an opportunity to participate in a typical Bel Canto Choir rehearsal alongside current members of the group. It’s amazing what a wonderful sound we can make in a half hour! Parents can stay and chat with “veteran” parents. Staff members are available to answer all your questions and all our registration paperwork is available. Once the Open Rehearsal is complete, all singers may then sing for placement in a section of the choir. They can stand in line with...

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ABC Bel Canto Honors Seniors and Alumni

ABC Bel Canto Honors Seniors and Alumni

This is it! The Season Finale! ABC BEL CANTO CHOIRS performs on Sunday May 7th at 4 PM at St. Joseph University Parish located at 3269 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14214. Everyone looks forward to this concert as all three choirs will be featured: Presto, Vivace and Bravo. The selection of musical favorites is sure to entertain, as many genres of classical, pop and folk will be sung. Seven seniors will all be honored, from six different high schools. They’ll be introduced and presented with flowers, then Alumni will be featured as they join Bravo in “Make Them Hear You”, and the concert concludes...

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Choir gives voice to kids’ confidence

Choir gives voice to kids’ confidence

Confidence is one of the qualities gained from performing. Sue Fay Allen, founder and artistic director of ABC Bel Canto Choir, says watching young people gain confidence is the most rewarding result of her job. “Watching them [the choristers] grow. There are kids who come in who are not as confident as the other singers, they become more confident, become better singers and make new friends,” she said. Allen is a former teacher and music coordinator for the Amherst School District. She founded the choir in 1994, and it has emerged as one of Western New York’s outstanding choral ensembles....

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New Way To Support ABC! Giving Assistant!

New Way To Support ABC!  Giving Assistant!

With Giving Assistant, your purchases at 1800+ popular online retailers have the power to support our mission by helping us go further, and do more. It’s free! When you earn cash back using their platform, you can also choose to donate a percentage of those earnings to Amherst Bel Canto Choir Inc.. It’s like changing the world with every purchase. Make your first donation using Giving Assistant today, and get first dibs on deals like JCPenny Coupons, in addition to cash back donations at places like Bed Bath & Beyond and Best Buy! Check It Out...

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Thank You Sponsors

Thank You Sponsors

Support from individuals and businesses help continue to foster and grow our program.  We would like to express our thanks and gratitude for their support.  Please be sure to patronize and thank the businesses below for their support of our Choir!  Also, thank our many family sponsors listed here.   Town of Amherst Arts and Culture in Public Places Board Website Want to see your ad here? Learn how you can become a Business Patron Want to support yourself? Learn how you can become a Family...

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