Celebrate the holiday season with "Cocoa and Carols"
Wednesday, November 28, 2007
Oklahoma Christian University’s 31st annual holiday gift to the community, “Cocoa and Carols,” will feature a choral masterwork as well as much loved holiday music. The selections will be performed by more than 200 students and faculty of the university’s music department.
Admission to the concert is free. Complimentary hot cocoa and cider will be served during intermission in the Conservatory.
The program will begin with the performance of a medley of seasonal favorites entitled “A Carol Festival,” followed by the major work, “Tres Cantus Laudendi” (Three Songs of Praise) by Mack Wilberg. Both selections will be presented by the University Chorale and professional orchestra. Conducting the works will be Dr. Ken Adams, Professor of Music.
The concert will continue with a mix of favorite Christmas selections performed by the Oklahoma Christian University Chorale, Chamber Singers, Jazz Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Percussion Ensemble and String Ensemble. These selections will include such seasonal favorites as “Sleigh Ride,” “Silent Night” and “White Christmas.”
The concert will take place Sunday, Dec. 2 at 2 p.m. in Hardeman Auditorium located in the Garvey Center on the OC campus. For further information call 425-5530.