Tag: Robson Ranch Singers

Robson Ranch Singers: We’re Ba-a-ack!

Marsha Oliver It was Friday, March 13, 2020, and we had completed another successful concert series just two days before and were celebrating when the emails started coming. Later we realized we were very lucky to have held our concerts before the pandemic hit and shut everything down. It’s been 18 long months and we’re…

COVID-19 and the Choir

Robson Ranch Singers 2019

President Steve Gove and Choir Director Lisa Hunt The year 2020, the year of COVID–19, has had a very profound effect on the Robson Ranch Singers. Many of our members are not residents at Robson Ranch, coming from many different states and from provinces in Canada. Many of these members have decided to stay where…

Worship: Friendship Center and “Zoom” Technology

Ron Hunt Friendship Center, a Robson Ranch based inter-denominational church, has adapted well in times of COVID-19. Thanks to technology, we are still worshipping together with old friends and new on Zoom every Sunday, at 9 a.m. Mary Beth Smith, a worshipping member, said, “These past six months have been such a challenge for all…

Robson Ranch Singers – 2020 Spring Concert

Sandy Carpenter Spring is in the air and you know what that means! Time for the Robson Ranch Singers’ annual Spring Concert. We’re working hard as rehearsals began on Jan. 6. This year’s Spring Concert theme is “Music of Life” and will be held at 7 p.m. on the evenings of March 10 and 11,…

Robson Ranch Singers in the Spotlight

Dave and Caroline Anderson are one of three couples singing in the chorus. As a matter of fact, Dave is a charter member of the group, founded in 2009. They retired in the early 2000s. Caroline had been a teacher, and Dave had worked for a large utility company. Having lived in northern Illinois during…

RR Singers in the Spotlight

Lyn Worner

Mary Beth Smith Each month, we will be introducing members of the Robson Ranch (RR) Singers. Their stories are the reason we come together each week to blend our voices. You’re sure to meet a number of interesting characters. You can enjoy them in action at our holiday shows Dec. 3 and 4 at 7 p.m.…

The Robson Ranch Singers are back!

After a summer break to rest their vocal cords, the singers are back and excited about learning their new repertoire for the holiday shows Dec. 3 and 4, at 7 p.m. Mark your calendar! Our first rehearsal was Sept. 16, and we spent two hours listening, learning, laughing, and getting familiar with our new songs. Our very talented…

News from the Robson Ranch Singers

We have a new board of directors. Steve Gove is the President, Connie Koza is interim VP until Sandy Carpenter returns, Bill Srenaski is Treasurer and Lisa Hunt is the musical director. To keep the harmony going all summer, they had a BBQ on May 14, keeping the vocal chords humming! Lisa Hunt has already…