Join the Guelph Chamber Choir for their popular annual Christmas Lessons & Carols concert! The merriment includes a festive brass quintet with regional musicians Kevin Swinden and Julia Vaughan on trumpets, Tony Snyder on horn, John Monkhouse on trombone, and Eric Probst on tuba. Gerry Manning will helm St. George’s mighty 1926 Casavant pipe organ, featuring over 3,000 pipes, and our own Alison MacNeill will join in on piano.
An interesting feature of the afternoon will be an Arabic Christmas song, Laylat al Meelad, featuring mezzo-soprano Natalie Fasheh, a Palestinian-Jordanian community-engaged artist, singer, choral conductor, arranger, and poet.
This concert is great for all ages and is a perfect way to enter into the Christmas season.
Charlene Pauls, Conductor
Alison MacNeill, Piano
Gerry Manning, Organ
Natalie Fasheh, Soprano
Featuring a Brass Quintet:
Kevin Swinden & Julia Vaughan, Trumpets
Tony Snyder, Horn
John Monkhouse, Trombone
Eric Probst, Tuba
More about this concert and the guest musicians at:
at St. George’s Anglican Church
99 Woolwich Street
Guelph, Ontario N1H 3V1
Tickets: $25 each or 4 for $80
$10 for age 30 and under / students
$5 for youth age 14 and under
Available online from: http://guelphchamberchoir.ca/home/tickets/
or phone 519-763-3000
Tickets will also be available at the door.