Get Up and Go! for Oct. 3, 2013
October 3, 2013 6:45AM
Updated: November 4, 2013 12:00PM
Here is a South Holland event worth getting out of the house for on Oct. 3.
JUMPSTART YOUR WEEKEND: South Suburban Small Business Association hosts this event from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at South Suburban College, 15800 S. State St., South Holland, to showcase the South Suburban Chorale.
The 130-voice South Suburban Chorale has established itself as one of the premiere singing ensembles from the Southland, officials said.
Under the direction of SSC music faculty member Albert M. Jackson, the chorale has performed in concerts throughout the Chicago region and northwest Indiana.
The group has presented major works by composers such as Ludwig van Beethoven, Carl Orff, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Felix Mendelssohn and Leonard Bernstein.
This season the chorale will be joined by the Chicago Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra to perform Johannes Brahms’ “Requiem.”
The cost for JumpstART Your Weekend is $5 and includes refreshments and entertainment. RSVPs: firstname.lastname@example.org or (708) 596-2000, Ext. 2349.