Palouse Choral Society Presents “Around the World at Christmas”

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Palouse Choral Society Presents “Around the World at Christmas”

The Palouse Choral Society will perform “Around the World at Christmas,” a concert of music from the Christmas and holiday traditions of over 20 countries, on Friday, December 1, at 7:30 pm, and on Sunday, December 3, at 4 pm, both at St Boniface church in Uniontown.

The concert will feature the Chorale, Chamber Choir, and Children’s Choir singing music from Sierre Leone, China, Trinidad and Tobago, Austria, Spain, France, Germany, England, Italy, Sweden, Russia, the Ukraine, and Israel. The three choirs will combine for the final selection, “This Christmastide,” a piece written by Donald Frazier for American soprano Jessye Norman. 

Sarah Graham is the Artistic Director and Conductor of the Palouse Choral Society; Stephanie Sant directs the Children’s Choir.

Tickets for the performances are $20 for adults and $8 for students. Children 6-12 are free. Blocks of four tickets for any concert are $60.  Advance tickets may be purchased at www.palousechoralsociety.org and may also be available at the door. Questions about tickets may be directed to boxoffice@palousechoralsociety2.org or 208-352-0201. Please check the website for ticket availability the day of the concert.

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Story Contact: Karen Weathermon Phone: 509.592-8565 or 509.335.5488 Email: kweathermon@hotmail.com

Story Contacts: Janice O’Toole, Executive Director 509.597.8917    

Sarah Graham, Artistic Director and Conductor 309.339.1784 drsarahjgraham05@gmail.com  

A non-profit choral organization serving the quad–city region, Palouse Choral Society is an auditioned body of community choirs celebrating choral music through masterful performances, educational outreach, and cultural enrichment with singers from the Palouse, Valley, Prairie, and Clearwater regions.