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Naples Philharmonic Youth Chorus Winter Concert

Moorings Presbyterian

Image of student singers performing on stage during a concert of the Naples Philharmonic Youth Chorus
Image of student singers performing on stage during a concert of the Naples Philharmonic Youth Chorus
Image of student singers performing on stage during a concert of the Naples Philharmonic Youth Chorus
Mar 25, 7:00pm
Moorings Presbyterian 7:00pm
 
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Winter Concert
Naples Philharmonic Youth Chorus


Naples Philharmonic Youth Chorus
Barbara Sletto
, youth chorus director
Thomas DeLessio, collaborative pianist

Traditional — Kwaheri (Swahili Farewell Song)
Mark Weston — Dide ta Deo
Kabalevsky — Good Night
Traditional Israeli Round — Shalom Chaverim
Traditional English and American Folk Song — One Bottle of Pop
Bresgen — Lachend
Georgia Sea Island Spiritual —  Yonder Come Day
Traditional Spiritual — Free at Last
Don Besig and Nancy Price — Reflections of a Lad at Sea
Emil Adler — Turn
David L. Brunner — Yo Le Canto Todo El Dia
Paul Caldwell and Sean Ivory — Beneath the African Sky

Join the Naples Philharmonic Youth Chorus for their annual Winter Concert, in an exciting performance at Moorings Presbyterian Church. This program will include a variety of choral favorites.

This performance will be presented at:
Moorings Presbyterian Church
791 Harbour Drive
Naples, Florida

The Naples Philharmonic Youth Chorus is generously endowed by Carmen and Jim Campbell.

Youth Chorus

Naples Philharmonic Youth Chorus


The Naples Philharmonic Youth Chorus (NPYC) provides young singers performance opportunities on Hayes Hall stage alongside the Naples Philharmonic and at distinct community events. The nearly 100-voice NPYC is directed by Barbara Sletto and includes singers in elementary, middle and high school. NPYC rehearses in groups divided by age and ability on Monday evenings on the Artis—Naples Cultural Campus.

Auditions for new members are held in early August and January. Students from the age of 7 through high school are encouraged to audition.

Learn more about the Naples Philharmonic Youth Chorus.

Barbara Sletto

Barbara Sletto


Barbara Sletto is the director of the Naples Philharmonic Youth Chorus. In addition to preparing their own choral concerts, the chorus performs with the Naples Philharmonic and guest artists from all over the world. Barbara is the founder and former artistic director for the Heartland Youth Choir and has been the artistic director of several choirs throughout the Midwest. She continues to serve HYC in their summer programming and as a consultant. She also served as an adjunct professor at Drake University. Under her direction, choirs have performed for numerous national and state conferences. Barbara has guest conducted for numerous festival and all-state choirs throughout the United States, and she has served as the guest conductor for various summer choir camps. She completed her Master of Arts in music education with a Kodály emphasis at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota. Barbara has 14 published and commissioned works for treble choirs, including commissions for Iowa and Indiana all-state choirs.

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Program Book

Program Book


View this month's program book to get general information about Artis—Naples and to read articles about this month’s activities. View the program insert* for specific information about this event.

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* Program inserts will be available online approximately ten days prior to the event.

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