The Antelope Valley Children's Choir toured New York City in March, 2006 and performed at Carnegie Hall and St. Paul's Trinity church. Historian Bill Marsh has provided most of these photos. If you don't see your favorite picture or your face, email firstname.lastname@example.org and send in your picture!
Carnegie Hall & St. Paul's
The AVCC arrives at Carnegie Hall.
Yes, The AVCC is EXCITED to perform at Carnegie Hall!
Advanced posing at Carnegie Hall.
Youth Chorale posing at Carnegie Hall.
In front of St. Paul's Chapel. St. Paul's is next to Ground Zero.
Singing at St. Paul's. St. Paul's is the oldest continiously-used building in Manhattan.
Music Professor Francisco Nunez conducted a clinic with the AVCC and puts them through some exercises.
Brother and sister making their Broadway Debut!
We saw Phantom of the Opera at the famed Majestic Theater.
Ready for the show!
In Central Park
Staying close 'cause it's cold!
A layered view of the city through Central Park.
Look for the AVCC skaters! (Hint: Look for the gray jackets!)
Skating was fun!
Dr. Grubb in Central Park.
Central Park unthawed.
Thanks to Rosemary Petrozzi for stitching up Wolfie the Choir Gnome's formal uniform! Thanks also to Melanie Abel for making all the AVCC scarves for the singers!
The Dougherty Girls with Wolfie!
With Rose & Michael!
With the Price Family!
Getting high with the Reinas!
Getting the low-down at rehearsal!
Wolfie has a way with the ladies!
Dr. Grubb sharing his grub with the gnome!
Two Foxy Chicks and a Gnome!
Wolfie and the Houston Gang!
Wolfie gets airsick on the plane!
Wolfie and friend take a jog through Central Park!
Wolfie on a sleep-over!
Oops! Caught with Wolfie! (Not pictured: Husband kicking Wolfie down the hotel hallway. Deleted for gnome violence.)
Wolfie and husband Mr. Price make up and he buys wife and gnome ferry tickets. (Not pictured: Mr. Price trying to throw Wolfie overboard. Deleted for gnome violence.)
She doesn't need a gnome! She's got her horsey!
Riding the Subway
Choir girls are soooo cool on the subway!
Hold on tight!
Rose & Michael taking the escalator to the subway!
Waitin' for the subway!
Which way do we go???
Been There, Done That!
Do you want mustard on that? Mrs. Marsh has a hot dog dilemma!
Leopard print and fur--must be the Foss girls!
Dark clothes, bright smiles!
The Filloons in Times Square!
I coulda been a Rockette! -- Mrs. Filloon to Mr. Filloon
Marsh Daddy Lion and Cub!
Liberty tall, choir short!
Choir Ladies Liberty!
New York skyline, as viewed from the ferry to Lady Liberty!
We saw sea gull down by the sea shore!
The Cline sisters with soldiers from Fort Bragg. The soldiers were just about to ship out to Iraq.
The Empire State Building
View from above!
The gang posing before going up!
Going Here & There!
The AVCC vs. King Kong!
Dominique girls are pretty in pink!
Brrrrr! Yes, it was cold!
The Queens of New York!
Mr. Filloon doin' the YMCA at Planet Hollywood!
What a view!
We had NO IDEA there was a Broadway show about the tired AVCC chaperones!
On the plane.
At the airport.
A self-portrait of Historian and Photographer Bill Marsh! Thanks for all the great pictures and memories, Mr. Marsh!