Ditchfield Family Singers to open Roser Church concert series

Bling and Mike Markaverich and Sarasota Orchestra Woodwind Quintet round out the series

ANNA MARIA -- The Roser Memorial Community Church 2015 concert series begins at 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 25, with the Ditchfield Family Singers of Sarasota in the Community Church Sanctuary at 512 Pine Ave.

They will showcase the music of Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Bing Crosby, and others from the 1940s to the '70s.

Led by Stephen Ditchfield, the group consists of his wife, Bernice; daughter, Stephanie; their son, Nathanael and his wife, Regina; son, Michael and his wife, Taylor; and youngest son, David. On occasions, they are joined by four grandsons: Andrew, Christopher, Joshua and Timothy.

"The annual Ditchfield Family Christmas Show has become one of the community's favorite holiday traditions," said Bev Shepperson, church administrator.

A freewill offering will be taken.

The concert series continues with Bling and Mike Markaverich at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 15, and the Sarasota Orchestra Woodwind Quintet at 4 p.m. Sunday, March 15.