Suu Music Department Presents
The Sounds Of Christmas: A Celebration Of Holiday Music
December 6, 2013
Southern Utah University, Cedar City, Utah: Join SUU’s Music Department in an exciting and varied celebration of the holiday season! The Sounds of Christmas: A Celebration of Holiday Music features festive selections of music performed by an incredible ensemble of musical talent including SUU’s Symphony Orchestra, Wind Symphony, Concert Choir, Opus Choir, and Women’s Choir. The performance will take place at Cedar City’s Heritage Center Theater on Friday,December 6, 2013, at 7:30pm.The public is encouraged to attend this special performance. Tickets are only $10 for Adults,$8 for SUU faculty/staff, and $5 for youth. SUU students are free with a valid I.D. card.
The Sounds of Christmas will feature a festive selection of music chosen and conducted by SUU Faculty members Dr. Adam Lambert, Dr. Kevin L. Baker, Dr. Xun Sun, and Shannon Birch.
Varied ensembles consisting of SUU’s Symphony Orchestra, Wind Symphony, Concert Choir, Opus Choir, and Women’s Choir will be performing Sethus Calvisius’ “Freut Euch and Jubiliert,” “The Twelve Days After Christmas,” Samuel Barber’s “Twelfth Night,” Gustav Holst’s “Christmas Day,” “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas” (conducted by Dr. Kevin L. Baker), Randall Bass’ “Gloria,” Alfred Reed’s “Russian Christmas” (conducted by Dr. Adam Lambert), John Leavitt’s “Sing We Now of Christmas” (conducted by Dr. Xun Sun), and Theodore Baker’s “Lo, How a Rose E’er Blooming” (conducted by Shannon Birch).
Get into the holiday spirit with SUU’s Symphony Orchestra, Wind Symphony, Concert Choir, Opus Choir, and Women’s Choir. For more information on the SUU College of Performing and Visual Arts events, please call the Arts Hotline at (435) 865-8800, or visit www.suu.edu/arts.