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Christmas Festival Concert

Friday, December 3, 2021 to Sunday, December 5, 2021 | Center for Arts and Performance - Schwan Concert Hall | * BUY CONCERT TICKETS *

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Christmas Festival Concert

Friday, December 3 - 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, December 4 - 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, December 5 - 2:30 p.m.

BUY CONCERT TICKETS

The Wisconsin Lutheran Choir will present its annual Christmas Festival Concert on December 3 and 4 at 7:30 p.m. and December 5 at 2:30 p.m.

The December 3 concert will be livestreamed for those unable to attend.

Tickets cost $10 and are available online or from the Box Office at 414.443.8802.

More than 80 student and guest musicians will perform sacred choral music under the direction of Dr. James Nowack. The Christmas Festival Concert series is a long-standing holiday tradition at WLC. 


CONCERT PROGRAM

A ROSE TREE BLOSSOMS
Alan Hovhaness

A CHRISTMAS MESSAGE FROM THE CAMPUS PASTORS

LIFT UP YOUR HEADS (from Messiah)
George Frideric Handel 

OUR FATHER 
Alexander Gretchaninoff

WAKE, AWAKE
Philipp Nicolai, arr. F. Melius Christiansen 

OH, COME, ALL YE FAITHFUL

THE WORD WAS GOD
Rosephanye Powell

'TWAS IN THE MOON OF WINTERTIME
arr. Timothy C. Takach

TOMORROW SHALL BE MY DANCING DAY
John Gardner

STILL, STILL, STILL
arr. Norman Luboff

MAKE WE JOY NOW IN THIS FEST
Matthew Culloton

ONCE IN ROYAL DAVID'S CITY

ALL EARTH IS HOPEFUL (TODA LA TIERRA)
Alberto Taulé, arr. James E. Bobb 

O HOLY NIGHT
arr. Shawn Kirchner

DING, DONG! MERRILY ON HIGH
arr. Ryan Murphy

SILENT NIGHT
Franz Grüber, arr. John Rutter 

IS HE WORTHY?
Andrew Peterson and Ben Shive, arr. Dan Forrest, quoting G.F. Handel
Hayley Giovinazzo and Kurtis Schwartz, soloists


EVENT LOCATION
Center for Arts and Performance
Schwan Concert Hall
8815 W. Wisconsin Avenue
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