ACC Hosts Open House, Class, Feb. 8

Courtesy photo  Alameda Community Chorus rehearses in the Alameda High School Band Room. Kathryn Neale Manalo, standing at right, directs the chorus.

ACC Hosts Open House, Class, Feb. 8

The Alameda Community Chorus (ACC) will host an open house sing-along on Monday, Feb. 8. The sing-along is part of ACC’s spring session and concert series. ACC is a nonprofit for vocal enthusiasts that provides a platform to enjoy singing. Kathryn Neale Manalo directs ACC’s chorale group. 

ACC also offers an 11-week course that gives lovers of singing an opportunity to celebrate and participate in a learning and performance environment. Auditions are not required. ACC members joyfully sing within many genres of music. 

Classes meet Mondays from 6:45 to 9:15 p.m. at Alameda High School’s music room. Alameda Recreation and Parks Department manages the online registration. Sign up for the class at The class costs $145 with a class preparation fee of $30. ACC welcomes students as young as 13 years of age. 

Stipends up to 75 percent of the class fees are available upon request at 748-9087. Male voices are gratefully welcomed. The open house on Feb. 8 is free. To learn more, call 914-8924.