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It’s the Wild, Wild West

Welcome to Blue Mountain Heritage Chorus

We want to thank all those who have been part of our group throughout our 13 years: our choir members, conductors, pianists, and instrumentalists. Thank you to those who have supported the chorus by attending and supporting us through sponsorship and advertising.

Saddle Up Your Horse and Ride Over
To St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church
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94 Walnut Rd, Hamburg, PA 19526
on September 19, 2021 at 2:00 P.M.
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With Director, Catherine Zimmerman

See all our photos from this year’s concert by clicking on this link.

Thank you to Twin Oak Photo for providing us with this collection of photos.

Our line up of songs included:

  1. Why We Sing
  2. Americana
  3. Back in the Saddle Again
  4. Whoo-pee Ti Yi Yo, Git Along Little Dogies
  5. I’m An Old Cowhand ( men only)
  6. Tumblin’Tumbleweed  (women only)
  7. Old West Medley – audience sing along on “Home on the Range” .
  8. The Little Brown Church in the Vale
  9. Old time Religion Medley
  10. Because He Lives
  11. Johnny Cash Songs:  I Walk the Line
  12. Johnny Cash Poem – Read by Richard Hafer
  13. God Bless America – Audience sing along 
  14. Deep In the Heart of Texas
  15. Happy Trails to You – audience sing along

About Us…

Originally founded as the Andulhea Heritage Chorus, Blue Mountain Heritage Chorus (BMHC) consists of neighbors, friends and people from all areas of Berks County. Our chorus is a true ecumenical group made up of members from local Churches of all denominations including choir directors, organists, musicians, and vocalists who love to sing and share their voices with the community.

Preservation of our local culture was a central theme in the founding of our chorus which aims to preserve history and culture by performing the songs of the past. Over our ten (10) years of existence, we continue to remain true to our mission of preserving and performing the deep musical heritage and history of Berks county.

Since the birth of our chorus, which began as an idea spawned by the enthusiasm of a few volunteers,  BMHC has thrived and grown to a vibrant choral organization of over sixty (60) members who share their time, talent and treasure. Our season generally starts in late May or early June with our main concert in September. We perform at Cabela’s for Memorial Day and Independence Day and various Church and civic organizations and, for those who can join us, we continue in the month of December for the Christmas Season.

No auditions or formal musical training is required to become a member. The only prerequisite is a love of music and a commitment to attend rehearsals. All are welcome! For additional information contact Carol A. Kissinger at 610-488-7791.