Second concert in Arts at First Presbyterian series set for Nov. 19

The Bell Choir is among participants scheduled to perform in a concert Sunday, Nov. 19 at the First Presbyterian Church of Clarks Summit. - Submitted photos
The First Presbyterian Church of Clarks Summit’s Adult Choir will perform under the direction of Frank Jones during the second concert in the 2017-2018 Arts at First Presbyterian concert series, slated for Sunday, Nov. 19. - Submitted photos

CLARKS SUMMIT — The second concert in the 2017-2018 Arts at First Presbyterian concert series will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19 in the sanctuary of the church, 300 School St. This event will feature all the musical ensembles at the church along with vocal and instrumental soloists and ensembles.

This event is open to the public, free of charge, but a free-will offering will be taken.

The FPC Adult Choir will perform two movements of John Rutter’s Requiem and other selections under the direction of Frank Jones,director of music at the church. Jones is an elementary music teacher in the Scranton School District and director of children’s and youth programs for the Choral Society of Northeast Pennsylvania.

Other participants in the concert include the Bell Choir, directed by Richard Cochrane, and the Children’s Choirs, led by Kay Ten Eyck, church organist and accompanist for the choirs.

The concert series receives support from the Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts Program, which is administered by the Pocono Arts Council, a Lackawanna County Arts and Cultural Grant and numerous individual donors.

For more information, call the church at 570-586-6306 or visit fpccs.org.

The Bell Choir is among participants scheduled to perform in a concert Sunday, Nov. 19 at the First Presbyterian Church of Clarks Summit.
https://www.theabingtonjournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/web1_ABJ-Presby-Arts-1.jpgThe Bell Choir is among participants scheduled to perform in a concert Sunday, Nov. 19 at the First Presbyterian Church of Clarks Summit. Submitted photos

The First Presbyterian Church of Clarks Summit’s Adult Choir will perform under the direction of Frank Jones during the second concert in the 2017-2018 Arts at First Presbyterian concert series, slated for Sunday, Nov. 19.
https://www.theabingtonjournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/web1_ABJ-Presby-Arts-2.jpgThe First Presbyterian Church of Clarks Summit’s Adult Choir will perform under the direction of Frank Jones during the second concert in the 2017-2018 Arts at First Presbyterian concert series, slated for Sunday, Nov. 19. Submitted photos