Archive for the Past Events Category

April 12 – Women’s Song Circle

Washington Revels – Carpe Diem Women’s Song Circle Celebrate the Joys of Spring by Singing! Join us for diverse traditions of songs, with harmonies, rounds, shape-note hymns, and more. To celebrate spring, we’ll sing songs highlighting birds! Song leaders Busy Graham, Mary Amato, Becky Linafelt, and friends

Read more

March 21- Community Sing: Spring, Irish, Ukes & Crafts

March Theme: Spring, Irish-American Heritage & Crafts. Join us to sing in celebration of National Irish-American Heritage Month, National Craft Month, and Spring! Plus enjoy a fun and easy way to do some creative giving! We will sing songs to expand and inspire your springy soul, and we will also help to bring some joy to others in need. We’ll feature ukuleles during the sing, so bring yours and join in some easy play-along chords.

Read more

March 16 – Carpe Diem Women’s Song Circle

Carpe Diem Women’s Song Circle Celebrate Women’s History Month by Singing! Join us for diverse traditions of songs, with harmonies, rounds, shape-note hymns, and more! Song leaders from the Carpe Diem A Cappella Singers will lead singers through traditional, contemporary, and original songs. 7:00 — Wine &

Read more

March 13 – Pub Sing in Virginia

Once again we will gather at an Irish pub for a bit of singing, but this time we’ll make it easier for Virginia Revelers to join us! Meet us at Ireland’s Four Provinces to dabble in celebratory song — in our usual Revels style, we’ll sing glass-raising songs and other Revels favorites! Dust off your vocal cords and enjoy the good food, good company and good times that are always to be had at Revels Pub Sings.

Read more

February 20 — Jubilee Voices at Douglass Birthday Celebration

Hear music from the Civil War era from the Jubilee Voices, see demonstrations of a Civil War soldier’s life and weaponry, enjoy fun activities for kids, and learn more about the role of African American soldiers in the Civil War. Jubilee Voices will perform during the Opening Ceremonies, February 13, beginning at 10:30am. This program includes a keynote address by historian Dr. Leigh Fought (author of the forthcoming Frederick Douglass’s Women), music performed by Jubilee Voices and speech recitals by winners of the 2014 Oratorical Contest.

Read more