The York County High School Choral Festival will be Tuesday, Feb. 15, in the York Comprehensive High School auditorium. Starting at 7 p.m., the special concert will feature five high school choral groups, each preparing for the state choral festival in March.
Participating groups include the Clover Choraliers, directed by Jay Forrest; South Pointe Stallion Corral Concert Choir, directed by Beverly Laney; Northwestern Troubadours, directed by Eugene Bumgardner; Rock Hill Concert Choir, directed by Jonathan Hall; and the York Comprehensive Concert Choir, under the direction of Phil Suggs.
Each choir will perform three selections that they are considering singing for the adjudicated 3A and 4A choral festival competition that will be held in Columbia on March 24 and 25.
Recorded comments will be provided to each choir by Dr. Gena Poovey, choral director at Limestone College in Gaffney, and Mary Ann Helton, retired choral director from Rock Hill High School. Directors will use the comments to refine their performances.The public is invited. Admission is $3 at the door. For more information contact Suggs at York Comprehensive High, 818-6248.