Sunday, December 9, 2012
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Alice Millar Chapel
1870 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60208 map it
Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public
Costs: All audiences: Freewill offering
Pick-Staiger Concert Hall
Category: Fine Arts
Actual start time is 10:40 a.m.
Stephen Alltop, conductor; Michael Henoch, oboe; Alice Millar Chapel Choir, Philharmonia, and Millar Brass Ensemble
In this beloved holiday tradition, the Christmas miracle is portrayed in readings and carol settings for brass, strings, organ, percussion, and choir. This year's festival will feature Eric Whitacre's beautiful new Alleluia, faculty member Michael Henoch in music for oboe and orchestra, and delightful selections by Johann Sebastian Bach, Bob Chilcott, Daniel Kallman, Michael Praetorius, and Bienen School Nemmers Prize winner Aaron Jay Kernis.
Admission is a freewill offering.