Louis Directing, Photo by Jose Quezada

Arcata Interfaith Gospel Choir

AIGC Harvest Concert - Música en Español

AIGC Harvest Concert

The Arcata Interfaith Gospel Choir will perform their Harvest Concert at 7pm on November 5, 2016 at the Arcata Presbyterian Church (11th & G Streets). The concert will also feature the AIGC Youth Choir and Ministerio de Música Kerigma. A free finger food reception will follow the concert.

Tickets are $15 for general admission, $12 for students and seniors. Tickets are available online at AIGCHarvest.BrownPaperTickets.com, at Wildberries Marketplace (747 13th Street, Arcata), at The Works (434 2nd Street, Eureka) and at the door.

    The AIGC invites all members of the Spanish-speaking community to attend the Harvest Concert. The seven-member Ministerio de Música Kerigma band performs at the Spanish-speaking services of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Eureka. The AIGC will sing Si Tuvieras Fe in Spanish and other Latin inspired Gospel music. The song Si Tuvieras Fe (If You Have Faith) is a common Latin American church song that was adapted and arranged into a piano montuno by the AIGC.

    The AIGC is partnering with The Legacy club at Humboldt State University to collect food at the concert a local food banks. Food should be packaged and non-perishable. Food donors will receive $1 off their ticket price.

    Tenor Auditions -- Arcata Interfaith Gospel Choir

    Do you like to sing? The Arcata Interfaith Gospel Choir is currently seeking tenors to join.

    About the AIGC
    Being in the the Arcata Interfaith Gospel Choir is fun, exciting and rewarding. The AIGC is a 75-member community choir that performs about 15 times per year in concerts and in service to the community. AIGCs mission is to inspire faith, hope, love, unity and joy through performing Black Gospel music.

    Low-key and Friendly Audition Process
    No previous experience in a choir is necessary to be a member of AIGC. Prior to an audition you are asked to attend the AIGC rehearsal and participate with the choir. To audition, you will be asked to (1) Sing notes with those played on the piano to find your vocal range, (2) Sing intervals, that is, two or three notes played on the piano and then sung by you, (3) Sing the song “Swing Low Sweet Chariot” with accompaniment. (Words to the song are provided.)

    Location, Date & Time
    October 13 & 20, 2016 at 9pm (rehearsal begins at 7pm)
    Arcata Presbyterian Church, 11th & G Streets, Arcata, CA


    Read about AIGC on Wikipedia!

    Contact us at aigchoir@gmail.com

    The Arcata Interfaith Gospel Choir is a community-based, interfaith group of adult vocalists. Our Mission is to inspire faith, hope, love, unity and joy through Black Gospel music.

    The Arcata Interfaith Gospel Choir is directed by Louis Hoiland. Assistant to the Director is Jenni Brown. Our Accompanist is Bob Ebenstein.

    Click here to listen to The Conscious Contact Gospel Hour.

    Steal Away as performed at the 21st Annual Prayer Breakfast

    Access Humboldt has posted the History of Arcata Interfaith Gospel Choir video on the Internet Archive website, where it is available for viewing in its entirety or as a free download. Download or view it here.