You know you are Irish if you greet the sunrise with a smile, tromp adversity with wit and whistle while you work and work and work. That is our chorus member Joan Ryan. A first generation Irish-American, she has the disposition of a green Spring, a Jack the Giant work ethic […]
There is a place in the front row with Anne Cantwell’s name on it. The rehearsal halls and directors have changed over the last thirty-eight years, but Anne’s position front row center has not. She has had a long history with the Long Island Sound Chorus and with Long Island itself. If […]
Long Island Chapter of Sweet Adelines, Exalted Ruler Ken Rothwell and Lodge Chaplin David Raynor.
East Hampton – Alright, I am going to admit it, sometimes I am a pompous snob. At least that is certainly how I felt after leaving the Guild Hall performance of the Long Island Sound Chorus (LISC) on Saturday, October 3. Allow me to elaborate. In my position as Senior […]
A local chorus group spread some holiday cheer to Southampton Hospital this week. The Long Island Sound Chorus of Sweet Adelines International visited the hospital on Wednesday to bring comfort and joy to patients through their singing. “We are so grateful to this dynamic group of women for making […]
On April 13, 2013 under the direction of Peggy Disunno, we won First place in the small chorus division of our annual regional competition in Philadelphia. We also placed Fifth place overall in our region. We owe much of our success to the dedication, discipline and determination of our director […]
By Jackie Moss, Long Island Sound Chapter Dressed in a black derby and tuxedo top I checked the bathroom mirror one last time. The transformation was complete. Walking toward the elevator, I took my place among the Liza Minnelli look alikes. “At Last” filled the small alcove, and as the […]
THE 2013 HARRIETTE WALTERS LEADERSHIP AWARD RECIPIENT, PEGGY DISUNNO Peggy DiSunno is a past Regional Team Coordinator where she ran tight, orderly, productive meetings – always prepared with a comprehensive agenda, giving everyone their say in-turn, working toward the necessary consensus, staying on-task, and delineating clear accountabilities. Since leaving the […]