Jackson and Friends to perform annual concert Friday

first_imgThe Troy Arts Council will present Shelia Jackson and Friends Holiday Concert at 7 p.m. Friday at the Claudia Crosby Theater on the campus of Troy University.Tickets for Jackson’s annual Holiday Concert are $10 and will available at the door. Jackson’s son, Patrick Jackson, will accompany his mom on the saxophone and the Trojan Chorus will join Jackson on a couple of songs. “The Children’s Chorus is made up of young people from Troy and it’s a joy to sing with them,” Jackson said.Jackson likes to keep most of the performance under wraps until the curtain goes up.But she did say that the Christmas concert will be very special.“Jana Grice will play violin with me on one piece,” Jackson said. Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Jackson and Friends to perform annual concert Friday Latest Stories Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthTop 4 Methods to Get Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Print Article You Might Like Dem White Boyz could be coming to the small screen soon Dem White Boyz are going away – up, up and away. Baylor Barnes, John Stephen Grice and Cole Labrant “twerked”… read more Book Nook to reopen “The Troy University Dance Repertory Ensemble will add a different dimension to the concert. And, I am very honored to have the Carver High School Choir as part of the program.”The Carver choir, under the direction of Henry Terry, will sing with Jackson on two Christmas favorites, “Mary Had a Baby” and “O Holy Night.”The Shelia Jackson and Friends Holiday Concert will close in a spectacular way. Only those in attendance will have the opportunity to experience the magic of the moment.The Shelia Jackson concert is supported by the Alabama State Council on the Arts and the Troy University College of Communication and Fine Arts. Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Sponsored Content Next Up“Shelia’s holiday concert is one of the most popular events on the Troy Arts Council’s calendar each year,” said Dr. William Denison, TAC president. “Sheila is a terrific singer and performer. For the Holiday Concert, she surrounds herself with some of the area’s most talented singers, musicians and dancers. We can guarantee a great concert.”The Shelia Jackson and Friends Holiday Concert is actually two concerts in one. The first half of the concert features a potpourri of Broadway, jazz, country and pop music. After intermission, the audience will be treated to secular and sacred Christmas music.“Many of the those who have performed in the Holiday Concert in previous years will be back – Christine Barron, Dorsey Fayson and Carnell Barron, who all have incredible voices,” Jackson said. “Marge Simmons of Enterprise will be back by popular demand. She’s a real talent. And, of course, Henry Everett and the band and Dr. John Jinright on piano. There will be about 20 guest performers and they are all fantastic.” Shelia Jackson By Jaine Treadwell By The Penny Hoarder Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Published 11:32 pm Tuesday, December 3, 2013 Email the authorlast_img read more