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A Storybook Christmas: Mercyhurst Civic Orchestra and Concert Choir

Sunday, December 9, 2018 - 4:00pm
Mary D'Angelo Performing Arts Center

The Mercyhurst Civic Orchestra and Mercyhurst Concert Choir join forces to present “A Storybook Christmas” on Sunday, Dec. 9, at 4 p.m. in the Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center. The Civic Orchestra, directed by Jonathan Moser, will be featured in numbers including “It’s Christmastime: A Medley for Orchestra,” arranged by Calvin Custer; “Christmas at the Movies,” arranged by Bob Krogstad; and “A Carol Festival” by Hawley Ade. The Concert Choir and Chamber Singers, conducted by Thomas Brooks, will perform the “Christmas Cantata” by Boston composer Daniel Pinkham, Javier Busto’s “Ave Maria,” “The Nativity Carol” by John Rutter and Harry Simeone’s arrangement of “Twas the Night Before Christmas,” along with other choral favorites for the Christmas season. Tickets are $5; Mercyhurst staff and students and those 12 and under $2. For information, call 814-824-2394.