Let the Sky Fall Into Your Mouth

Social Band Sings to Food and Drink

Social Band, Burlington’s lively band of singers, dedicates its fall program to food and drink, both literal and metaphorical. The program features songs and poetry about sustenance, refreshment and indulgence – as well as the joys of companionship around the table and our gratefulness for the nourishment we are given and share with others. Join Social Band as we bring our distinctive brand of choral performance to the delights of food and drink and “let the sky fall into our mouths.”

“Let the Sky Fall into Your Mouth”

Musical Reflections on food and drink

  • Saturday, November 4, 2017 – 7:30pm ~ Richmond Free Library
  • Sunday, November 5, 2017 – 3:00pm ~ College Street Congregational Church, Burlington
  • Saturday, November 11, 2017 – 7:30pm ~ United Church of Hinesburg
  • Sunday, November 12, 2017 – 3:00pm ~ Charlotte Congregational Church

In honor of the food, Social Band will sing everything from Renaissance polyphony by Tomas Luis de Victoria and Francisco Guerrero to folk and bluegrass tunes. Other selections include early Spanish and French pieces, early New England shape-note tunes, as well as songs by Vermont composers, including works by Thomas Read and Don Jamison.

As always, Social Band brings its characteristic “joie de vivre” to this program – combining powerful singing, food for thought and our collective sparkling personality.

Admission is by suggested donation of $15. Tickets are available online at https://socialband-fallconcerts.eventbrite.com and at the door. For more information, visit www.socialband.org, find us on Facebook, or call (802) 355-4216.

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