Itinerary

“Let Freedom SING!”

GIRLCHOIR NATIONAL CONVENTION

Philadelphia, PA

Sunday, July 24 – Friday, July 29

ITINERARY

(Subject to change. Check back for a more detailed itinerary)

(rev. 3/8/16)

Sunday, 7/24

Arrival (mid day)

Afternoon and Dinner with homestays or on campus at Arcadia University

Opening Convention Session at The Castle (early evening)

Sing Thru in The Great Hall at Arcadia University

Monday, 7/25

Morning Caucus: “Women Singing Together as Power Brokers”

Morning Social Break

Morning Rehearsals / Conductors Caucus with Rollo Dilworth

Lunch at Reading Terminal Market

Afternoon Sight SINGING excursion in Philadelphia: Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, National Constitution Center

Dinner & Evening with Hosts

Tuesday, 7-26

Morning Caucus: Women Compose! Women Conduct! Women Rule!

Morning Social Break

Morning Rehearsals / Conductors’ Caucus with Christine Bass

Lunch: Cheesesteaks at Pat’s Steaks or Geno’s? You decide!

Afternoon Sight SINGING excursion in Philadelphia: Boathouse Row & The Rocky Steps! Yo Adrienne!

Dinner & Evening with Hosts

Wednesday, 7-27

Morning Caucus: Special Surprise Guest Speaker!

Morning Social Break

Morning Rehearsals

Lunch on Campus

Afternoon logistical rehearsal in The Castle

Social with the Tenors and Basses of the Keystone State Boychoir in The Mirror Room

Thursday, 7-28

Rehearsal in the Great Room  11:00am

Choral Caucus with Ella Weissberger  1:30pm

Leave for Reading Terminal Market 2:30pm

Sight Singing  3:30pm

Dinner at Reading Terminal Market 4:30pm

Logistical Rehearsal  7:00pm

Let Freedom SING! Festival Concert 8:00pm at
Stiteler Auditorium at Arcadia University

LFS! Girlchoir Celebration in the Great Room  9:30pm

Friday, 7-29

Departure Day