Celebration of Christmas 2013
Christmas at Augustana
Friday, December 6 at 8 p.m.
Saturday, December 7 at 4 p.m.
Centennial Hall, 3703 7th Avenue
Christmas at Augustana has thrilled, inspired and touched audiences in nearly sold-out performances the past five years. 300 student musicians share their talents in what has become a highlight of the Augustana and Quad-City holiday season. Featuring performances by the Augustana Brass Ensemble, Ascension Ringers, Augustana Symphony Orchestra, Augustana Choir, Cantilena Augustana, Jenny Lind Vocal Ensemble and the Wennerberg Men's Chorus, this moving holiday concert is not to be missed!
A Christmas Messiah
George Frideric Handel
Saturday, December 14 at 8 p.m.
Sunday, December 15 at 2 p.m.
Centennial Hall, 3703 7th Ave.
Handel Oratorio Society
Handel Oratorio Society Chamber Orchestra
Jon Hurty, conductor
A new take on a Quad-City holiday tradition!
The 90-minute performance will focus on the Christmas story, and there will be no intermission.
Michelle Areyzaga, soprano
Lauren McNeese, mezzo-soprano
Eric Ashcraft, tenor
Liam Moran, baritone
A limited number of free tickets are available for junior and senior high students thanks to generous support from the Meredith Foundation.
Lessons and Carols
Thursday, December 19, at 4 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Ascension Chapel, 820 38th Street
Enjoy a beautiful spiritual presentation of lessons and carols within the intimate setting of Ascension Chapel. Augustana Chamber Singers and Campus Ministries present the story of Christ's birth in readings and song. Free and open to the public
For more information, contact Sam Schlouch,
manager of arts events and communication, at
(309) 794-7833 or firstname.lastname@example.org.