Local fans will have an opportunity to hear the Cincinnati Choral Society (CCS), one of the greater Cincinnati area’s premier auditioned choirs, at two locations for their upcoming December 2016 concerts. The centerpiece of the concerts will be “Carols and Lullabies” (Christmas in the Southwest) arranged by Conrad Susa for chorus, harp, guitar, and marimba. This outstanding collection brings together ten of the most beautiful carols of the Spanish-speaking world. The concert also features well-known carols, including an audience sing-a-long.
The 40 voice auditioned chorus, under the direction of Philip Clary, will collaborate with the Cincinnati Collaborative Ringing Project under the leadership of Ms. Lissa Ray, Adjunct Faculty, Handbell Ensemble – Music Department Xavier University. Guest choirs from Ursuline Academy and Anderson High School will also perform on the program.
Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 • 7:00 pm • St. Barnabas Episcopal Church
10345 Montgomery Rd. Cincinnati OH 45242
with Guests – The Ursuline Academy A Cappella Choir
Sunday, December 4th, 2016 • 2:30 pm • St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church
8101 Beechmont Ave, Cincinnati OH 45255
with Guests – The Anderson High School Combined Women’s Treble Choir
Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Seniors & student pricing is $12. Children 12 and under are free.
Since it was founded in 1974, CCS has sung in famed venues including New York’s Carnegie Hall, Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris and All Hallows by the Tower of London. CCS has also performed with local orchestras and chamber ensembles, including the Cincinnati Pops, the Kentucky Symphony and the Blue Ash Montgomery Symphony Orchestra. CCS offers quality musical experiences not only to audiences but to talented singers seeking a satisfying choral experience. For more information about CCS, and how to order tickets please go to www.cincinnatichoralsociety.org .