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     Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Norfolk closes out its 2011-2012 Concert Series with a performance by vocalist Norma Bass on Sunday, April 15th at 4:00 PM.

     “A definite “not-to-miss” experience, Miss Bass performs a variety of music including selections by Ella Fitzgerald.”

     Writing for Portfolio Weekly, Jim Newsom had this to say about Miss Bass:
    
“Two years ago, the city of Norfolk launched its Legends of Music Walk of Fame by naming [Ella Fitzgerald] among its first class of inductees. At the awards ceremony in September, 2002, a local singer named Norma Bass filled in for the late Ms. Fitzgerald. When the curtain opened on Ms. Bass, the audience gasped. She looked just like Ella. After she sang a couple of Ella’s signature tunes, the packed house at the Roper gave her a rousing ovation. She had the look, she had the sound. Norma Bass was Ella Fitzgerald.”

     This performance is free and open to the public. Bring your family and friends (but leave the fur-babies at home.) Refreshments will be served in the Social Hall following the performance.

 

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     You’ve worked hard all year – don’t you deserve some fun?  I have just the thing for you – and it doesn’t cost a penny (and no need to hire a sitter – you can bring the kids.) 

     Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church kicks off its 2011-2012 Concert Series with a performance by the US Fleet Forces Band at 4 PM on Sunday, September 18th.  Join us at this concert and show your support for our military musicians!

     As always, the concerts are free and open to the public.  Afterwards, meet the musicians and enjoy a dessert reception in the spacious Social Hall.

     Click here to download and print a copy of the schedule, or keep reading.  All performances begin at 4 PM.

Sunday, October 9…..The Sounds of Joy

Sunday, November 6…..Kim Kalman in concert

Sunday, December 11…..The Strolling Silver Strings

Sunday, December 18…..The Virginia Handbell Consort

Sunday, January 15…..The Chesapeake Bay Bearcats

Sunday, February 12…..Boys Choir of Hampton Roads

Sunday, April 15…..Miss Norma Bass, Vocalist Extraordinaire

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