Sister Cities Girlchoir in collaboration with Opera Philadelphia and The Philadelphia Singers presents Vivaldi’s Gloria in concert at the Ethical Society in Rittenhouse Square on Saturday, May 11th at 2pm. The concert celebrates the first year of the tuition-free choral academy that serves at-risk girls from West Philadelphia, Kensington, and Camden. The concert is an opportunity for the Girlchoir to sing side-by-side with Philadelphia’s top classical vocal artists.
The second half of the concert features special guest, teen jazz pianist, Rocco Fiorentino in an energetic set of familiar tunes. The Vorhees teen has gained national recognition for his advocacy for the blind and his outstanding musical talent. The concert will close with a medley of songs from around the world.
Sister Cities Girlchoir is the girl empowerment, choral training academy serving at-risk girls in Philadelphia and Camden. SCG builds communities of music makers that empower girls in low-income communities to occupy their unique position in transforming their communities.
For more information and for tickets, www.SisterCitiesGirlchoir.org or 909-4Sister
Ethical Society, 1906 Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA 19103