The Galveston College Fine Arts department will have a holiday music recital on Thursday, Nov. 29, from 7-9 p.m. in Room 207 of the Fine Arts Building on the Galveston College campus.
Under the direction of Dr. Cindy Kates, the students will present selections in a required credit performance.
The recital is free and open to the public.
The Galveston College Community Chorale will present their annual Holiday Concert on Sunday, December 10 beginning at 7:30 PM at Moody Methodist Church. The theme for this program is “A Global Holiday Concert” and will feature holiday music from around the world.
The featured piece of the concert will be a cantata by JS Bach entitled “For Us A Child is Born” and will be accompanied by Ron Wyatt on the pipe organ with soloist from the chorale. The French carol “He Is Born”, “Huron Carol” from Canada, and “Here We Come A-Caroling” a traditional English carol, are just some of the selections that will be included on the program.
Joanna Whitsett, organist and harpist, of Moody Methodist will be the guest artist as she accompanies the chorale on the German carol, “Silent Night”. Ms. Whitsett will also play a medley of carols entitled “Christmas Joy”.
The concert is free and open to the public.