Posts Tagged ‘carols’
VocalEssence rings in the season with an all-new Welcome Christmas! Bring a Torch! This year’s program puts the focus on old French carols, alongside two world premieres in the annual VocalEssence/American Composers Forum Christmas carol contest. The new carols call for the intriguing combination of men’s chorus with English horn.
What is more popular than the live radio broadcast of A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols? The rebroadcast of A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols! Listen to WBJC Christmas Day for the popular and highly anticipated performance by the 30-voice King’s College Choir of Biblical readings and music from the chapel of King’s […]
WBJC invites you to Enjoy this highly anticipated live stereo music and spoken-word broadcast of A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, the Christmas Eve service held in King’s College Chapel. The Festival was introduced in 1918 to bring a more imaginative approach to worship. It was first broadcast in 1928 and is now broadcast […]
St. Olaf Christmas Festival is A service in song and word that has become one of the nation’s most cherished holiday celebrations, and you can hear it on WBJC! Tickets to the event, which takes place at St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota, are always gone months in advance. The festival includes hymns, carols, choral […]
A Chanticleer Christmas on WBJC is a celebration of the season as told through the glorious voices of Chanticleer, the 12-voice San Francisco-based men’s choir. The program spans the globe and the centuries — from England in the 1300s to new arrangements of classic and contemporary carols.
This year’s VocalEssence Welcome Christmas! concert on WBJC celebrates the holidays with the warmth of traditional carols and the exhilaration of new songs for the season. The concert features a garland of carols from Sweden, and the world premiere of this year’s Welcome Christmas! Carol Contest-winning carols, composed for chorus and bell choir. Other carols […]