Tuesday, December 25, 2012
In lieu of a real-live concert, Patch has compiled YouTube videos of the 12-year-old singing holiday songs.
Merry Christmas! For the second year in a row, Patch figured the best gift we could give you on Christmas Day would be a concert of Christmas songs by Jackie Evancho of Pine-Richland. We also figured she's a little busy today being a 12-year-old enjoying the holiday with her family. So we decided to bring you the next-best thing — YouTube performances of Jackie singing Christmas songs. Of course, you can also buy her CD, Heavenly Christmas, or her EP, O Holy Night. We hope you enjoy the beautiful music. Merry Christmas!
The superstar singer once lived in Wexford.
Time to listen to Christmas music from one-time Wexford resident Christina Aguilera. Here the superstar sings: Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas with Brian McKnight This Christmas The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on An Open Fire)
Blind from birth, prodigy Shailen Abram came into the world at a mere 1 pound 9 ounces.
"Jingle Bell, Jingle Bell, Jingle Bell Rock!" That's one of the songs prodigy Shailen Abram sang when he visited West Penn Hospital for a holiday party in early December and raised awareness for families of premature infants. When Shailen Abram was born 15 years ago, he was a mere 1 pound 9 ounces in Allegheny General Hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, now housed at West Penn Hospital. Completely blind in his left eye and with limited vision in his right, Shailen went home to an uncertain future. But before he was even a year old, Shailen’s mother saw he had a precocious musical talent. At 15 he displays dazzling piano virtuosity and received a “Yes I Can” award from the Council on Exceptional Children in Washington, D.C. The …
Friday, November 23, 2012
Frank, Dean and Sammy are back at the Kean to fill you with Christmas cheer.
Bo Wagner's “Rat Pack Christmas” is coming to the Kean Theatre. The Rat Pack—Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr.—recorded dozens of Christmas songs and Bo Wagner and his merry troupe of cool elves will belt them out in this Christmas extravaganza at 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8. This brand new Rat Pack show premiere puts the ring-a-ding-ding in Christmas as the classic trio brings their unmistakable Vegas style to your holiday favorites. Tickets are $30 for the show only. A dinner-and-show package costs $52; it adds dinner at the Mount Vernon Restaurant, which is in the same building as the Kean Theatre. Dinner is served at 6:30 p.m. Tickets and series packages are available by calling 724-444-5326 (KEAN) or visiting www.KeanTheatre.…
Sunday, December 25, 2011
In lieu of a real-live concert, Patch has compiled YouTube videos of the 11-year-old from Richland Township singing holiday songs.
Merry Christmas! Patch figured the best gift we could give you on Christmas Day would be a concert of Christmas songs by Jackie Evancho of Richland Township. But she's a little busy today being an 11-year-old enjoying the holiday with her family. So we decided to do the next-best thing — put together YouTube performances of Jackie singing Christmas songs. We hope you enjoy the beautiful music.