events

Dec
07

Christmas Spectacular Concert

04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Description:

The Christmas Spectacular is back! Catch the spirit of Christmas with this free holiday concert on Dec 7 at 4pm. Bring your family, and invite your friends to this first come, first serve, Sounds of the Season! The nationally recognized ProMusica and New England Youth Ensemble will perform this annual Christmas worship tradition of musicians and vocalists uniting in song and spirit! Visit FrederickAdventistChurch.org ProMusica was established in 1967 by the late Paul Hill, director of the famed Paul Hill Chorale. It has appeared in numerous prestigious venues such as Carnegie Hall, the National Gallery of Art, and the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, as well as in other leading concert halls and cathedrals internationally. Under the leadership of its newly appointed director, Anwar Ottley, the choir from Washington Adventist University strives to continue the legacy and standard of excellence for which it has become known. The New England Youth Ensemble (NEYE), founded in 1969 by Dr. Virginia-Gene Rittenhouse is one of the most internationally traveled Youth/Student Orchestras in America. In 1994 the NEYE became the resident orchestra of Washington Adventist Universityntist University and has since continued to enjoy wide-spread critical acclaim. The NEYE mission is simple: to bring great music to a searching world that is performed, in the words of J.S. Bach, “to the Glory of God and the Refreshment of the Spirit."