Frank Crosio, Music Minister, is pleased to announce that
the Garden City Community Church Handbell Choir is participating in the Saint
John's Handbell Festival Concert. The Concert features massed ringing and solos
with Bell Choirs from eleven churches in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. This year, the concert will be performed at Gospel
Community Church, one block from Saint John's, who is sponsoring the event. All
residents are invited to this wonderful concert on Saturday, March 2nd at 7:30
p.m. The Gospel Community Church allows large concerts with its fairly new
The guest conductor is Eileen Laurence, a Juilliard
School of Music graduate (B.S. and M. S.) who is a published composer and
frequent clinician at various handbell festivals, with full accreditation from
the Handbell Musicians of America as a Director and Massed Conductor.
There is a reception following the concert, which all
residents are invited to enjoy.
A free will offering will be taken to benefit the Long
Island Council of Churches Food Bank. This event is endorsed by the Handbell
Musicians of America.
The concert will be held at Gospel Community Church,
which is located at 138 Greeley Avenue in Sayville. For more information please
visit www.GCCWS.org or call 631-589-2642.