A Ballad for Bella House Babies

The “silent” auction for the Bella House Banquet was anything but…Fine Spirits provided music to bid by.  Later we entertained over 200 guests through the dinner hour. We sang a variety of pieces, with something for everyone.  We dedicated two special songs to the volunteers, mothers and babies of this special house. “Mary Had a Baby” and “Sing Your Way Home” carry beautiful messages around the themes of motherhood and home.   In the photo above, we stepped away from the stage to serenade the new mothers and babies with a rendition of “Sweet Roses (and Rosebuds) of Morn“.

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Bella House Annual Banquet

We are honored to provide entertainment for the 5th Annual Bella House Banquet.  Bella House celebrates the beauty of every life by serving and empowering expectant mothers.  Please consider a special evening out by supporting this silent auction and banquet event. Just click on the flyer above.  We will see you there.

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Ice Cream & Fine Spirits!

We look forward to strolling around Chestnut Square and serving up scoops of our cool and creamy sound to the guests of the 22nd Annual Killis Melton Ice Cream Crank Off. We hope to see you there…in the square.  Our A Cappella flavor is made with only four of the finest, all natural, ingredients.  Bass, Baritone, Lead & Tenor make for a smooth blend on a warm North Texas Summer day. In addition to strolling and singing some nostalgic songs, we will also dish out an upbeat set of our usual fare, starting at about 2:30pm on the main stage.    See you there!

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Memorial Day Weekend 2017

 In gratitude for all who served and sacrificed, this video is our way to remember.  We hope it will be a way for you to remember this Memorial Day too:

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“Sing Your Way Home” is a tribute to all those who have served and sacrificed.

We hope it showcases the courage and the loving sacrifice of every soldier who now defends or has ever defended our country. We also salute their families who gave up loved ones for months or even years, some who lost them forever.

Click here to watch the video on our You Tube channel.

If you have family or friends who have served or lost someone who served in our armed forces,  send them the link . Consider adding a personal note of thanks to them for their service. 

Memorial Day 2017 from Fine Spirits.

 

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Upcoming Performance at Starbucks

Start off your Summer with Fine Spirits

 

Starbucks and Fine Spirits have a history of making beautiful music together. We are back at everyone’s favorite coffee house to properly kick off your summer vacation.

Drop by on Saturday evening (June 3rd), indulge in your favorite frappuccino, and allow us to serenade you with some favorites!

It’s the Adriatica Starbucks on the corner of Virginia and Stonebridge

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Here we come a caroling!

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Take a break from the  holiday hubbub.  Stop by Starbucks during their new “Pour at Fourhappy hour.  Sing a carol or two with us as you a relax with a hot beverage or a glass of holiday cheer (we call  ’em “Fine Spirits”)!  Select Starbucks are now serving beer and wine!

A very Merry Christmas to you and yours!

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Pour at 4 with some “Fine Spirits”

 

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Starbucks in McKinney’s Adriatica Village is now serving select wine and craft beer! Come raise a glass and join us in song on Saturday, 12 Nov.  Such a setting might inspire you to secure your very own copy of our, aptly named, “Happy Hour” Album.

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…will sing for Hugs…Cafe

We had a great time helping Hugs Cafe celebrate their first year anniversary in downtown McKinney. The food is excellent and the service too.  But what brings it all together for any patron is the teamwork and warm hospitality.  All employees are visibly happy to be working on the team.  Marty is pictured with us below.  She kept things lively with her dancing to our songs a the front door.  Ruth Thompson and team have built a special place for all to visit. If you would like to learn more about Ruth and the Hugs non-profit mission, please see this article in the Dallas Observer.

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Fine Spirits take a break for a photo with our new fan, Marty (photo by David Zuniga)

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Happy Anniversary Hugs Cafe!

Please break away from your busy Thursday for a special lunch at Hugs Cafe! Fine Spirits will be singing to to celebrate the first anniversary of this non-profit Cafe, run and operated primarily by Special Needs Adults.

 

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Summer…y of Events

Here is a quick post to catch up.  We have each had a busy summer with varied trips and projects.

Fine Spirits was honored to sing “The Star Spangled Banner” and “God Bless America” at the Westin Galleria Dallas, to open the spring conference for  The Construction Owners Association of America (COAA). Our thanks to Lisa DeGolyer and the COAA for their patriotism.

Ted & Chris were smart to get some projects around home done early in the season, beating the heat as much as possible.  Ted installed laminate flooring throughout most of his house, while Chris did some stonework/landscaping for the yard. Ted and Allyson are also expecting!  We can’t wait till their little singer arrives in the fall.

Pete and his son took a trip to the Boy Scout High Adventure camp, Sea Base, in the Florida Keys.  He also spent July 4th in Southwest Arizona and enjoyed a high school reunion in Plattsburgh NY.

Carl put a nice book end on his summer.  He and Maria just returned from a wonderful trip to Greece, Crete and a few other island hops.  They avoided the Texas 100+ degree days…to boot!  Amid all the activity, Fine Spirits got together when we could to work on some new arrangements for the fall.  We are still polishing and hope you will like them as much as we do.

We wish you all well as summer winds down and  shifts into autumn.

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 Fine Spirits singing our National Anthem for the Construction Owners Association of America
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