Aug. 7, 2012. The choir of St. Mary of the Hills Episcopal Church will present a special choral evensong to celebrate the Feast of the Blessed Virgin Mary (the parish’s patron saint) on Sunday, Aug. 19, at 5 p.m. in the nave of the church. The choir of St. Mary’s sings Evensong one Sunday every month from March through Oct., and everyone is welcome.
May 18, 2012. The choir of St. Mary of the Hills Episcopal Church will present choral Evensong on Sunday, May 27, at 5 p.m. in the nave of the church on Main Street in Blowing Rock. Service music will include the “Magnificat and Nunc dimittis” by Walmsley, as well as the Smith “Preces and Responses.” The anthem will be “I Will not Leave You Comfortless” by Everett Titcomb.