A Merry Rutter Christmas
Thursday December 2, 2021 at 7:30pm
Sunday December 5, 2021 at 4:00pm
Christ Church Easton
Ring in the holiday season with family and friends as the Easton Choral Arts Society returns to the stage at Christ Church singing the beautiful Christmas music of John Rutter.
Under the baton of Artistic Director Wes Lockfaw, the concert will feature Angels’ Carol, The Twelve days of Christmas, Shepherd’s Pipe Carol, Magnificat from Christiana Canticles, We Wish You a Merry Christmas and many more Christmas favorites.
Spring concert (TBD)
Thursday April 28, 2022 at 7:30pm
Sunday May 1, 2022 at 4:00pm
Christ Church Easton
A Bridge to Beyond
Artistic director Wes Lockfaw, accompanist Becky Zinser, singers from the Easton Choral Arts Society, instrumentalists including an oboist, a trumpeter, and string players will come together in a virtual concert entitled “A Bridge to Beyond”. The concert theme is based on songs of hope to help see us through the pandemic.”
Opening with “Bridge Over Troubled Water”, the repertoire includes popular songs, spirituals, gospel, Broadway and classical. A sample of songs include, “Winter’s on the Wing” from The Secret Garden, “What a Wonderful World,” “You’ll Never Walk Alone” and the rousing gospel work, “The Storm is Passing Over.”
While our format may have changed during COVID-19, we continue to strive to reach choral music lovers in our region and beyond during the pandemic.
December 10th at 7:30pm
December 13th at 4:00pm
Kickstart your Christmas season with an exciting free present from Easton Choral Arts. At this time during the pandemic, we are unable to sing for you in person, so our festive Christmas concert will share songs from our past concert treasury for your enjoyment, with a complimentary digital streaming concert. The chorus will visit memory lane with Christmas Memories featuring songs from our previous holiday shows.
You will be treated to a variety of memorable choral music from past Christmas concerts. The program will feature all-time favorite sacred pieces, including: “Christmas Fidelis”, “Prepare Ye”, “African Star Carol”, “Shepherd’s Pipe Carol”, “Little Drummer Boy” and “Arise Your Light Has Come”. In addition, secular works in the program will include: “Sleigh Ride”, “Christmas Waltz”, “We Need a Little Christmas” and “The Very Best Time of Year”.