Joy of Christmas

  • December 15, 2018 2:00 pm
  • December 15, 2018 7:00 pm
  • December 16, 2018 4:00 pm
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On December 15th and 16th, we celebrated the warm spirit of the season in a majestic setting. Jubilant, wondrous music was performed by chorus, organ, and brass.  A favorite Washington, DC holiday tradition, this concert included beloved Christmas choral music, a new carol by composer Paul Moravec, and festive sing-alongs.

 

Program: 

Selections included:

Once in Royal David's City (arr. Willcocks)
Riu, Riu, Chiu (Traditional)
Jesus Christ, the Apple Tree (Poston)
Ave Maria (Rachmaninoff)
On Christmas Night (arr. Ledger)
Hymn to the Virgin (Britten)
The Blessed Son of God (Vaughan Williams)
Mary Had a Baby (arr. Dawson)
Welcome All Wonders (Dirksen)
Lo, How a Rose Ere Blooming 
Hark the Herald Angels Sing