Christmas Candelight Concert - Gloria
Event Date: December 11, 2010
Posted: December 11, 2010
Location: New York, USA
Choir type: Professional Choirs
Sun., Dec 19 at 3 pm - West End Collegiate Church's Annual Christmas Candlelight Concert, Gloria! The magnificent Dutch- style sanctuary is awash in candlelight as the choir performs Poulenc’s Gloria, one of the great sacred works of the 20th century.
Cynthia Powell conducts voices and chamber orchestra (members of the N.Y. Philharmonic), while Justin Bischof, internationally-known organist/improvisateur will improvise a grand finale on famous carols especially for this occasion!
The concert includes a festive medley of popular Christmas songs, like Deck the Halls, Jingle Bells, and more. An extraordinary afternoon of music celebrating Christmas in NYC. Free to all!