Arcadia Chorale to presents ‘Glad Tidings’ Dec. 5, 6


For Abington Journal



Members of the Arcadia Chorale perform at a previous concert.


Submitted photo

SCRANTON — The Arcadia Chorale will present “Glad Tidings: Music of Heaven and Earth,” the second program of its 2015-2016 concert season, on Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 5 and 6. Saturday’s performance will be held at 8 p.m. at Covenant Presbyterian Church in Scranton and Sunday’s at 3 p.m. at St. Nicholas R. C. Church in Wilkes-Barre.

Tickets are $15 for general admission, $12 for seniors and WVIA members, and free for students.

The program will focus on traditional Christmas carols that feature angels and shepherds. The audience will be invited to sing along with some of the carols, including “The First Nowell,” “Angels, We Have Heard on High” and “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing.” Featured composers include John Rutter, David Willcocks, Alice Parker, Bob Chilcott, and Matthew Culloton.

The Arcadia Chorale has served the region with choral concerts for more than 35 years. The Music Director of the Chorale is Dr. Steven Thomas, who is also Chair of the Division of Performing Arts and Director of Choral Activities at Wilkes University.

For more information or to reserve tickets, visit arcadiachorale.org or call 570-871-0350.

Members of the Arcadia Chorale perform at a previous concert.
http://theabingtonjournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/web1_ABJ-Arcadia.jpgMembers of the Arcadia Chorale perform at a previous concert. Submitted photo

For Abington Journal

Information provided by the Arcadia Chorale.

Information provided by the Arcadia Chorale.

comments powered by Disqus