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Hoosiers in Harmony: An Indiana Bicentennial Celebration

Saturday December 10, 2016
Allen County War Memorial Coliseum
4000 Parnell Ave, Fort Wayne, IN 46805

In this community event in collaboration with the Allen County Indiana Bicentennial Task Force and the Fort Wayne Mad Ants, we invite you to celebrate our statehood! Join us in our attempt to set a Guinness World Record for Most People Singing on a Live Radio Broadcast, as we lead everyone in “Back Home Again in Indiana” at Halftime of the basketball game. Afterward, the Heartland Vocal Artists perform music by native Indiana composers and musicians, including Hoagy Carmichael, Michael Jackson, and John Cougar Mellencamp to complete the bicentennial celebration.

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Jingle Bell Jazz

Friday, December 9, 2016 7:30pm
The Philmore on Broadway
2441 Broadway, Fort Wayne, IN 46807

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! In Jingle Bell Jazz, the Heartland Vocal Artists perform holiday favorites in pop and vocal jazz styles. Regardless of the weather outside, the music inside will be delightful! Hors d’oeuvres will be served throughout the evening.

Tickets: $50 Premiere | $20 Advance | $25 Door | $10 Heartland Passport

The Spirit of Christmas

Thursday December 15, 2016 7:30pm
Ancilla Domini Chapel, Ancilla College
9601 Union Rd, Plymouth, IN 46563

Tickets: Contact Encore Performing Arts for tickets 

Saturday December 17 & Sunday December 18, 2016 2:00 & 5:00pm
Allen County Courthouse
715 S Calhoun St., Fort Wayne, IN 46802

Located in the beautiful and resonant Allen County Courthouse, The Spirit of Christmas combines acoustics and aesthetics in a concert filled with thoughtful harmonies and mesmerizing melodies. See the Beaux-Arts style architecture of the Courthouse and hear the sounds that remind us of the reason for the season.

Tickets: $20 Advance | $25 At-The-Door | $10 Heartland Passport

Heartland Masterclasses

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Masterclass scheduled for December 3rd has been cancelled.

A masterclass is a combination of a performance and a voice lesson.

Ian is graduate of the University of Michigan with a dual degree in Voice Performance and Theatre Arts. Originally from Indianapolis, Ian has been involved in theatre since the age of nine and began studying voice at age 14 with Dr. Steven Rickards, countertenor. At U of M, Ian studied with bass-baritone Stephen West as well as other prestigious faculty members, including jazz trombonist Dennis Wilson.

Throughout his time at the University of Michigan, Ian participated in various activities, including a cappella, film, theatrical productions, vocal jazz, and voiceover work. Favorite roles include Coalhouse Walker Jr. in Ragtime, Audrey II in Little Shop of Horrors, Ensemble Member in Thin Air: An Improvised One Act, and Sun in Sun and Shadows: A Guatemalan Folktale.

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Heartland performs throughout the year at venues across our region. You can learn more about upcoming shows here.

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Heartland Sings, Inc. is a non-profit company of professional vocal artists residing in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Heartland receives support from ticket sales, member donations, corporations and granting agencies including: Lincoln Financial Foundation, Arts United of Greater Fort Wayne, the Indiana Arts Commission, and the National Endowment for the Arts.
About Heartland

Heartland Sings, Inc. is a non-profit company of professional vocal artists and ensembles residing in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Founded in 1997 by Maestro Robert Nance, Heartland has since grown into a broad-based vocal arts organization, consisting of 5 full-time professional vocalists, 24 part-time vocalists, and 80+ volunteer vocalists.

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