The 20th Anniversary Concert
was held on Friday, June 5, 2015, and again on Sunday, June 7, 2015, at the Christ Episcopal School Theater in Covington, Louisiana. The concert commemorated twenty years of NPAS performances on the Northshore in a "walk down memory lane," showcasing musical repertoires of both NPAS conductors and singers.
Click to see photos from the Gala event!
A special evening celebrated 20 years of providing music to the northshore area with a number of special guests, founding members and recognitions. Special musical performances were presented, with the merriment including dancing, food and drink and music by the Fontainebleau High Jazz Ensemble One.
Check out some of our YouTube videos below!
Since 1995, The Northlake Performing Arts Society has brought the world of imaginative musical creations to the Northshore. Founded by Laura Lane, who was inspired by the profound changes music can bring to our lives, the NPAS Chorale skillfully blends a wide range of professions, experience, musical training and ages with a passion for beautiful music.
Bringing the Sound of Inspiration To The Northshore
Northlake Performing Arts Society
Several members of NPAS took part in a European singing tour with the Southeastern La. University choir. For photographs, click here for a Facebook page.
Here We Come A-Caroling
Friday, December 8, at 7 pm Hosanna Lutheran Church, Mandeville
Sunday, December 10, at 2 pm Our Lady of Lourdes, Slidell
NPAS will carol into the night at our December performance singing carols you will all be familiar with such as Bring a Torch Jeanette, Isabella, Silent Night, Carol of the Bells and The Little Drummer Boy. Then we will sing some interesting and fun arrangements of other well known carols like Deck the Halls in 7/8, Silver Bells and Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas. It should be a wonderful evening of Holiday caroling.
Date Night With NPAS
Saturday, February 17, 2018
Abita Quail Farm, Abita Springs, LA
Bring your closest friend to "Date Night with NPAS." Enjoy a full dinner at the Abita Quail Farm during which you will be serenaded by solos duets, trios and quartets from the NPAS ensemble. The dessert will be accompanied by a NPAS concert of love songs. Some of our favorite choral arrangements will be sung about the topic of love including Morten Lauriden's Dirait-on, The Beatles All You Need Is Love, Rene Clausen's Set Me As a Seal and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Love Changes Everything.
Revolutionaries of Rock-n-Roll Concert-
Friday, May 25 7:30 PM Greater Covington Center
Sunday, May 27 3:00 PM Greater Covington Center
Our final concert of the season features the founders of Rock-n-Roll including Fats Domino, Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis, Elvis Presley, Queen and many more. Favorite tunes from the times are Rock Around the Clock, Can't Help Falling in Love, Jailhouse Rock, Shake Rattle and Roll and many more.
NPAS took part in GiveNOLA Day on May 2, 2017, by performing several songs from its upcoming MOTOWN concert at the Covington Trailhead Stage.
Bound for Glory Concert
Friday, October 20, at 7 pm, Our Lady of Lourdes, Slidell
Sunday, October 22, at 2 pm, Hosanna Lutheran Church, Mandeville
NPAS will perform some of the most well known spirituals arranged by Moses Hogan, William Dawson, Rollo Dillworth, and Brazeal Dennard including Ride On King Jesus, Great Day, and Music Down in My Soul. The ensemble will also perform new and exciting arrangments of This Little Light of Mine, Dry Bones, and My Lord What A Mornin'.
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