Settle Memorial United Methodist Church will feature the Owensboro Symphony Chamber Orchestra on Sunday, April 23, at 4:00 p.m. in the church sanctuary, 201 E. 4th Street, Owensboro.
Maestro Nick Palmer is guest conductor, and the concert will feature orchestral selections as well as a 150-voice choir comprised of six choirs. Church choirs include:
- Settle Memorial United Methodist,
- First Baptist,
- First Presbyterian,
- First Christian,
- First United Methodist of Henderson.
Also joining will be members of the Owensboro Symphony Chorus.
Pianist Diane Earle will perform a Haydn Piano Concerto. Music selections include pieces by Tchaikovsky, Haydn, Bach, Walton, Grieg, and Dan Forrest.
This is the second concert of 2017 in the church’s Good Samaritan Concert Series, now in its sixth year. The concerts benefit St. Benedict’s, Boulware Mission, the Help Office, and Settle Memorial’s Good Samaritan Fund. The concert series is designed to raise awareness and resources to impact homelessness in Owensboro.
The 75-minute concert is free and open to the public; a freewill offering will be taken to help the above ministries.