ROCKPORT — Come join Fortissima and Friends on Thursday, Dec. 9, at 6 p.m. to help kick off the holiday season at Camden Hills Regional High School, 25 Keelson Drive.

There will be multiple live performances by Fortissima, the female a capella group, as well as special solos and group ensembles performed by other chorus members.

Fortissima is a student-led ensemble. Seniors Aly Shook and Audrey Leavitt arrange music and conduct weekly rehearsals with the ensemble. The group members include Kerrigan Peterson, Maddie Johnson, Charlotte Nelson, Jane Stanley, Nora Finck, Noelle Delano, Izzy Kinney and Grace Yanz.

Fortissima members and their friends have been working diligently to prepare a variety of songs to get ready for a joyous holiday season, and are very excited to share them with the community. The performances are held in the Strom Auditorium for your listening pleasure, and small holiday gifts will be given to all who come to celebrate.

Admission is free; the audience is asked to remain masked and socially distant. Please bring your friends and family to this festive celebration. For more information, contact Kim Murphy at