CHRISTMAS WITH THE BYRD ENSEMBLE

THURS DEC 23 at 7:00pm

Chapel at the Good Shepherd Center

4649 Sunnyside Ave N

Seattle, WA 98103

Tickets: $20-$30

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The Byrd Ensemble presents a Christmas program featuring traditional carol arrangements by British composers John Rutter, David Willcocks, Benjamin Britten, and more. Accompanying the carols is a reading of A Child's Christmas in Wales by Dylan Thomas, narrated by Lin Wilson. A family-friendly event, join us this holiday season for an evening of carols and storytelling.

 

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**COVID precautions**

Capacity is limited to 85.

​We are requiring all guests to provide a photo ID and proof of COVID-19 vaccination or negative COVID test taken no more than 72 hours prior to the performance. Guests must wear masks at all times inside the building.

 

Please note that singers will be unmasked during the performance. Singers are fully vaccinated and will be PCR tested prior to the concert. 

ANON: Veni, veni Emmanuel

arr. WILLCOCKS: Tomorrow shall be my dancing day

BRITTEN: Hymn to the Virgin

HOWELLS: A Spotless Rose

PRAETORIUS: Lo, how a rose e'er blooming

RUTTER: There is a flower

LEIGHTON: Lully, lulla, thou little tiny child

HOWELLS: Here is the Little Door

arr. DARKE: In the bleak midwinter

Vaughan WILLIAMS: The truth from above

arr. RUTTER: Wexford carol

arr. WOOD: Ding dong! merrily on high

GRUBER/arr. RIEDEL: Silent Night

arr. PEARSALL: In dulci jubilo

PRATORIUS: In dulci jubilo

CHRISTMAS WITH THE BYRD ENSEMBLE

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