Do you hear what I hear? On December 16, residents from around Philadelphia joined Maestro Bramwell Tovey and musicians from The Philadelphia Orchestra at the Salvation Army Kroc Center for a special holiday SingIN.
Participants at the Philadelphia Orchestra's holiday SingIN at the Salvation Army Kroc Center in North Philadelphia. Photo: Jessica Griffin.
Holiday favorites included "Angels We Have Heard on High," "Deck the Halls," "Hark! the Herald Angels Sing," "The First Noel," and "Silent Night." Photo: Jessica Griffin.
Maestro Bramwell Tovey accompanies the singers, including the SingIN's youngest participants. Photo: Jessica Griffin.
(From left to right) The Philadelphia Orchestra's Associate Principal Second Violin Paul Roby, second violin Mei Ching Huang, Assistant Principal Cello Yumi Kendall, and Associate Principal Viola Kerri Ryan perform with the participants of the SingIN. Photo: Jessica Griffin.
Bramwell Tovey performs at the piano alongside horn player Shelley Showers, tuba player Dave Kirk, and trumpet players Darin Kelly and Anthony Prisk during the Orchestra's SingIN. SingINs, free for participants and audiences, continue the Orchestra’s expansion of community offerings that take its musicians off stage, on the road, and into the lives of music-lovers throughout the Philadelphia region. Photo: Jessica Griffin.