Hymns in Welsh and English will be presented by soloists, the choir and the congregation. Mrs. Beverly Williams Rugletic serves as the gymanfa conductor. She will conduct the congregation in English and teach a little Welsh prior to directing everyone in "Gwahodiad." A number of hymns will be familiar and sung in English such as "To God be the Glory" and "How Great Thou Art." In addition to other selections, Ms Amber Rugletic,soloist, will present "Ar Hyd Y Nos" (Sleep My Child). Lyric tenor Mr. Jim Cerminaro sings "My Little Welsh Home" and Mr. Robert Fox, tenor, sing "In the Garden."v The youth choir will be instrumental in singing "Calon Lan." The festival closes with the stirring "Cym Rhondda," known in English as "Guide me Oh, Thou Great Jehovah" which was sung in the movie "How Green was my Valley."
Mr. John Decker, Trinity's music director, decided it was time for a gymanfa and moved forward with the idea. Mr Decker is the organist for the afternoon. Trinity's ministers are Rev. Frank Shimkus and Rev. Jeremy Mullen.
(Information from Ella Rayburn)
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