Runnymede Chorus to Perform in National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade
Release Date: 3/16/2009 3:18:43 PM
The Fifth Grade Honors Chorus at Runnymede Elementary School has accepted an invitation to participate in the 6th Annual Mass Youth Choir performance at the 2009 National Cherry Blossom Festival parade in Washington, D.C. The parade will be held on Saturday, April 4, 2009, at 10:00 a.m.
The choir will perform a song and simple choreography with hundreds of other vocalists in front of the National Archives for the ABC 7 and News Channel 8 cameras. They will then walk down Constitution Avenue singing and waving to the crowd. They will perform again near the White House.
Thirty-one fifth grade students and twenty-seven parents and teachers will travel to this event on school buses. Mrs. Karen Sirian, vocal music teacher at Runnymede, is organizing this excursion for students. The coordinating producer is Todd Marcocci of Under the Sun Productions, Inc. in West Chester, Pennsylvania.