Westminster holiday concerts kick off tonight!
by Brianna Kent
Looking for the right musical event to attend this holiday season? Westminster College offers a full array of performances ranging from vocal to instrumental.
Kicking it off on Dec. 3 and 4 in the Vieve Gore Concert Hall (1840 S. 1300 East. SLC), the Westminster Chamber Singers will have their Holiday Concert. Enjoy Christmas classics and marvel at the talent of Director Christopher Quinn and his choir.
Next in line is Westminster Chamber Orchestra’s Concert held in the Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory on Dec. 6, 7:30 p.m. Directed by Russell McKinney, the orchestra will delight audiences with a wide selection of classical compositions. This bi-annual concert is one event you won’t want to miss.
Jazz it up at the Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory on Dec. 9 at 7:30 p.m. The Westminster Jazz Ensemble Concert will deliver the perfect variety of classic jazz tunes. These musicians are ready to delight you and yours this holiday season in a manner you won’t soon forget.
Rounding off this run of concerts, the Westminster Chorale hosts their concert on Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m. Grab your family and head over to the Vieve Gore Concert Hall and get ready for the largest choir Westminster has to offer. Directed by Jean Appalonie, this incredible choir is composed of students, faculty and staff, along
with others from the Westminster community. They will perform “Ave Maria,” “Unending Flame,” “And the Glory” from Handel’s Messiah and much more.
Tickets for all events are limited. Call 801-832-2457 to reserve seats or take a chance and show up the night of the event and hope they aren’t sold out. Click here for more info.