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The New York Virtuoso Singers Present A Merry Little Christmas On December 10 at St. Ignatius of Antioch Church in Manhattan

Location: New York, USA
Choir type: Professional Choirs
Voicing: Mixed
December 7, 2011
For Immediate Release
Contact: Jeffrey James Arts Consulting
516-586-3433 or jamesarts@att.net
 
The New York Virtuoso Singers Present A Merry Little Christmas On December 10 at St. Ignatius of Antioch Church in Manhattan
 
The New York Virtuoso Singers, Harold Rosenbaum, Conductor and Artistic Director, will present A Merry Little Christmas on Saturday, December 10 - 8:00 PM at St. Ignatius of Antioch Episcopal Church, West End Avenue at 87th Street in Manhattan.
 
The all-professional choir will perform a program of Yuletide favorites from standards to Broadway in unique contemporary arrangements, including tight jazz harmonies. Selections will include It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!, I’ll Be Home for Christmas, Santa Claus is Coming to Town, Feliz Navidad, Winter Wonderland, Blue Christmas, Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas, We Need a Little Christmas, Glory to the Newborn King, Go Tell It on the Mountain, Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer, A Christmas Love Song, What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve? and We Wish You a Merry Christmas.
 
Tickets for the December 10 concert are $25 and $15 for students and seniors over 65. TDF vouchers accepted. For tickets, call TicketCentral at 212-279-4200, or go to http://www.nyvirtuoso.org/. Tickets will also be available at the door 30 minutes before the concert. For MTA transportation information, visit http://tripplanner.mta.info/_start.aspx. All New York Virtuoso Singers concerts are ADA accessible.
 
Founded in 1988 by conductor Harold Rosenbaum, The New York Virtuoso Singers has become the country's leading exponent of contemporary choral music. Although the chorus performs music of all periods, its emphasis is on commissioning, performing and recording the music of American composers. The choir appears on 20 commercial CDs, including recent and upcoming releases on Bridge, Albany, Soundbrush, Naxos, and Kasp, featuring the music of Roger Davidson, Andrew Imbrie, Louis Pelosi, George Perle, Thea Musgrave, John D. White, Yehudi Wyner and many others. They are Chorus-in-Residence at St. Ignatius of Antioch Episcopal Church in Manhattan. More about them at http://www.nyvirtuoso.org/aboutus.htm. Join their Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-New-York-Virtuoso-Singers/130509011774.
 
This program is made possible with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
 
For photos or other press inquiries, please contact Jeffrey James Arts Consulting at 516-586-3433 or jamesarts@att.net.
 
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