GRANVILLE — Vintage Voices will present a tribute to Broadway musicals at its 4th of July concert. The tribute will be Wednesday, July 4, at 2:30 and 4 p.m. in the sanctuary at Centenary United Methodist Church, 102 E. Broadway in Granville.
From Rodgers and Hammerstein classics, such as “The Sound of Music,” “Somewhere” from West Side Story, “Ol Man River” from Showboat to the more recent “Beauty and the Beast” from Walt Disney, these melodies from America will bring a sense of celebration to listeners.
The performance will also include the traditional military service songs and flag presentation that always mark the Fourth of July Vintage Voices concerts.
Formed in September of 1999, this will be the 18th year Vintage Voices will present a summer patriotic program. Additional performances this year will include:
•Thursday, June 28, at 6 p.m. at Sharon Brook Senior Living in Newark.
•Monday, July 2 at 6:30 p.m. at Chapel Grove Inn in Heath.
Vintage Voices is a mixed-voices choir with approximately 70 members from Granville, Newark and surrounding communities. It was founded by Director Emeritus Teddy Westlake of Granville. Accompanied since its inception by Marcia Brannon of Newark, the group is under the direction of Chuck Beck and his wife, Barbara Beck, both of Alexandria.
The public is invited to attend any of the group’s performances which are all free and open to the public.