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Candlelight Carols, 12-06-19
December 6, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
Friday, December 6 – Sunday, December 8, 2019
St. Charles Singers traditional and ever popular welcome to the Yuletide season is a performance not to be missed. These concerts often sell-out, so don’t wait to get your tickets.
Each set of music presented during this season’s Candlelight Carols will set familiar themes of the season into motion. Beginning with the exploration of mystery, the music will thread its way, traversing in many motifs including peace, hope and joy. There is variety in the music. The selections are also made to pair nicely with the acoustically and artistically beautiful venues at Baker Memorial Church and Fourth Presbyterian Church.
Selections for this concert will include a program from the following:
A Gallery Carol and Tomorrow Shall be My Dancing Day, John Gardiner; There is No Rose, Simon Preston; Love Came Down at Christmas,Richard Lloyd; Rejoice and Be Merry, Christopher Robinson,; Benedicamus Domino, Peter Warlock; Christmas Night, John Rutter; No Small Wonder, Paul Edwards; Adam lay Ybounden, Philip Ledger, O Radiant Dawn, James MacMillan, There Was a Pig Went Out to Dig, Percy Graiger; Children Song of the Nativity, Traditional and Now May We Singen, Cecilia McDowell. I Wonder as I Wander, Robert Boyd; Away in a Manger, Ola Gjeilo; Es Ist Ein Rose Ent Sprungen, Mårten Jansson, The Silver Stars, Jan Van der Roost, O Mary Theotokos, John Tavener.