The Bronx Concert Singers will present a holiday concert entitled An English Christmas on Sunday, December 6, 2009 at 4:30 P.M. at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church located at 1892 McGraw Avenue in the Bronx.
The program will feature a chorus and a chamber orchestra conducted by Robert René Galván, the group’s music director.
The performance will include selections from Handel’s Messiah and Ralph Vaughan Williams’ Fantasia on Christmas Carols with baritone James Bobick as soloist. Mezzo-soprano Rita Mathsen is the soloist for R.V. Williams’ unique Magnificat and soprano Melissa Raymond in the Messiah excerpts.
Other short works by Britten, Gardiner, Holst and Walton will be presented as well.
Tickets are $20 for general admission; $15 for seniors & college students and $5 for children thru high school. Tickets could be purchased online here or by phone by calling their toll-free line at 1-800-838-3006.
For furtner information, please visit the Bronx Concert Singers’ website here. Alternatively, you could send an e-mail to BCS_info@bronxconcertsingers.org or call their telephone number at 917-743-4641.