Though produced by the church itself, Upper Essex Baptist Church’s Christmas cantata is comprised of singers from multiple counties.
What started as a yearly singing program with a few members of the church’s modest congregation is now 27 members strong. The chorale group features singers from Montross, Warsaw, and all over Essex County.
The cantata began rehearsing in September and its membership has been growing ever since.
“Many more people have joined us this year because many like the choice of great music and because many wanted an opportunity to sing in a great sounding choir, highly committed to a skilled performance,” said Rev. S. Roy Foster …
Read more in the the December 9 edition of the Northern Neck News.