5th and 6th grade members of the Barton Hills choir performed the National Anthem at the season opener for the Austin Aztex at House Park on May 18, joined by a few Zilker Elementary choir members and their wonderful music teacher/choir director Elda Garcia. Enjoy these candid photos of the event taken by Gavin Tabone with his GoPro camera taped to his acoustic guitar.
Fifth and sixth grade members of the Barton Hills Choir celebrated the release of their new CD Golden Oldies Vol. 3 with a performance at the legendary Nutty Brown Cafe on Sunday, April 28.
The choir performed songs from their CD along with other classic choir hits on the outdoor stage under a beautiful sky before a standing room only crowd.
Along with Choir Director Gavin Tabone on keyboards, musicians included Jake Perlman on drums, Aaron Dembe on guitar, and Jason Brint on bass. Enjoy these photographs from the show taken and shared by Michael Lumbley.
The Barton Hills Choir is being featured on CNN’s iReport today, performing Winter Wonderland at the Zilker Holiday Tree lighting. If you don’t have a chance to tune in you can view the segment on the CNN web site.
Fifth and sixth grade members of the Barton Hills Choir performed a show featuring rock’n'roll classics and holiday favorites at Austin’s legendary taqueria, Maria’s Taco Express on December 15. The concert featured Aaron Dembe on electric guitar, Jake Perlman on drums, and Tom Treanor on bells. Enjoy the pictures below kindly contributed by Perry Tongate. Click on the thumbnail images for a larger view.
The Barton Hills Choir continued their busy December schedule, traveling to Fox 7 Austin studios this morning to record a performance for the Good Day Austin show which is scheduled to air at 9 AM on Christmas Day. The choir performed Jingle Bell Rock, Sleigh Ride, and Winter Wonderland with musical accompaniment by Aaron Dembe – guitar, Jason Brint – bass, Randy Franklin – mandolin, Jake Perlman – snare drum, and Tom Treanor – percussion. Enjoy these photos from the performance taken by Choir Director Gavin Tabone and be sure to set your DVR to record Good Day Austin on 12/25/12!