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East End Arts Presents 30th Annual Harvest Gospel Concert Series: November 17, 18 and 19 (posted October 25, 2016)

East End Arts Presents 30th Annual Harvest Gospel Concert Series: November 17, 18 and 19 (posted October 25, 2016)

News Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Press contact: Stephanie Israel
631-727-0900
sisrael@eastendarts.org
Images available upon request

East End Arts Presents
30th Annual Harvest Gospel Concert Series:
November 17, 18 and 19
FREE Concerts at Three Locations on the East End

(RIVERHEAD, NY, October 25, 2016) –– East End Arts is pleased to announce the 30th Annual Harvest Gospel Concert Series, a series of free concerts, celebrating the joy of music from the soul:
• Thursday, November 17, 2016 at the Mattituck Presbyterian Church, located at 12605 Main Road in Mattituck, NY;
• Friday, November 18, 2016 at Southampton High School, located at 141 Narrow Lane in Southampton, NY; and
• Saturday, November 19, 2016 at the Friendship Baptist Church, located at 59 Anchor Street in Flanders, NY.

All performances are held at 8:00 PM. The community is invited to attend this series of free concerts, featuring the Harvest Gospel Choir of over 70 singers, led by Artistic Director of 30 years, Reverend Maryanne McElroy, in this non-denominational celebration, connecting the community together sharing the joy of music from the soul. Harvest Gospel Concerts attract an audience of all ages from a variety of ethnicities and backgrounds, celebrating community through music.

For more information, visit http://www.eastendarts.org/programs/events/harvest-gospel.html.

Patricia Snyder, Executive Director of East End Arts comments: "We are proud to be celebrating our 30th anniversary of the Harvest Gospel Concert Series this year. The longevity of this wonderful tradition with artistic director Reverend Maryanne McElroy at the helm, leading the choir since its inception in 1986, is something to celebrate and honor. The East End Arts Board of Directors and staff share a strong sense of gratitude in a tradition of collaborating with regional organizations, businesses and individuals to present a wide variety of programs and events, that represent and engage our community. The magic of the Harvest Gospel Concert Series is a fine example of the power of the arts. We are honored and grateful to share this wonderful event with the community."

The 30th Annual Harvest Gospel Concert Series is made possible by the generous support of our sponsors: Suffolk County Legislator Bridget Fleming and AARP, with additional support from Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP, Suffolk County National Bank, Bridgehampton National Bank, Conifer Realty LLC, Richmond Realty Corp, Riverhead Building Supply, Sabrosa Mexican Grill.

For more information, please contact Stacy Meyrowitz, East End Arts Events Coordinator at 631-727-0900 or events@eastendarts.org.
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East End Arts, established in 1972, is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit arts organization, and operates a School of the Arts, an Art Gallery, and presents a variety of events and programs to promote the arts year-round. Proceeds from all events, sales, classes, donations, and memberships benefit the mission and commitment to building and enriching our community through the arts by way of education, support, advocacy, and inspiration.