Haines,Oregon…The people of Haines are looking forward to spring and have developed an opportunity for everyone to celebrate with a music gathering at the Haines United Methodist Church on Thursday, May 12, beginning at 7:00 pm . Organizers have gathered together musicians from Baker City and Haines to present an eclectic mix of musical styles, voices, and instruments.
The evening begins with the acclaimed Bel Canto Choir from Baker High School presenting selections from their Cabaret Show. Listen to these creative vocalist as they perform Pop, Broadway and Movie songs in solos, duets, and small ensembles. The audience will be receiving a sneak peak to the Cabaret and Desserts show to be presented on May 18th at the BHS Auditorium. Other performers include the some traditional favorites from Alice Trindle on violin and Nancy Macke on the piano, plus bluegrass music rendered by Duane Boyer on the banjo and Carly Kritchen on the piano. The evening musical attributes will be topped-off with rousing bandstand pieces performed by Baker City’s own Adhoc Brass Ensemble.
Organizer, Susan Triplett commented, “This music gathering is a great opportunity to spend an enjoyable evening listening to the musical talent of our area, partaking in the dessert social, all in support of the historic Haines United Methodist Church.” Auctioneer, Ed Trindle will be on hand to liven-up the bidding for the famous desserts which are handmade by talented bakers from the area. There is no admission fee, but donations will be appreciated. The Haines United Methodist Church is located at 721 Roberts Street. Doors open at 6:30pm with music starting at 7:00 pm, and a dessert social and auction will follow the performance. Date: Thursday, May 12, 2016.