Magnificat, by Mark Hayes, in Conyers and Stockbridge Churchs
Two church choirs from neighboring counties, Rockdale and Henry will be presenting the Mark Hayes' Magnificat on successive Sundays, December 8 & 15, first at Epiphany Lutheran Church, 2375 GA-20SE, Conyers at 10 a.m., and a week later at Stockbridge Presbyterian Church, 4740 N.Henry Blvd(GA-138), Stockbridge, at 11 a.m., respectively. Donald Harris is the organist/choirmaster at ELC and Ward Gailey is the music director at SPC. This Magnificat is an eclectic crossover composition that will appeal to both classical and contemporary music aficionados.
Additional music will included two Howard Helvey carols with 4-handed piano accompaniment by Gena Ridgeway and Mr. Harris. The service will aslo include a beautiful Southwestern lullaby arranged by Conrad Susa and a Jazz Gloria by Sleeth, accompanied by Christopher Gomes, Ray Ramos, guitar, and Tim Lohr, bass.