choir http://ripr.org en Crossing The Threshold From Life To Death, With Music http://ripr.org/post/crossing-threshold-life-death-music <p>I recently met someone who told me she's a member of the Hartford "Threshold Choir," and that she and her choir mates sing at the bedside of the dying.</p><p>At a time when you're more likely to encounter choirs of carolers, I thought it might be interesting to hear about some different voices.</p> Thu, 19 Dec 2013 21:28:06 +0000 Kristin Gourlay 26552 at http://ripr.org Students From Across Rhode Island Bring Music To The Statehouse For The Holidays http://ripr.org/post/students-across-rhode-island-bring-music-statehouse-holidays <p>Elementary, middle and high school students from across Rhode Island are storming the State House this month to perform music for the holiday season.</p><p>The holiday concerts are part of a series put on by the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts, with up to three or four schools singing in a row, in the Statehouse Rotunda.</p><p>Rhode Island Public Radio’s John Bender caught a few of those concerts and has this audio postcard.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 14:05:37 +0000 John Bender 26025 at http://ripr.org Students From Across Rhode Island Bring Music To The Statehouse For The Holidays