Make We Joy: Holiday Concert
Dec 4 - Dec 5
“Make We Joy Now in this Fest!” ‘Tis the season for merriment, celebration, and the return of the popular holiday concert from The Phipps Festival Chorus. Enjoy familiar favorites and comforting classics as we come together once again for the most wonderful time of the year.
Concert length: 90 minutes including one 15-minute intermission.
Highlights from the 31st annual concert include:
- Selections by composers John Rutter, Kim André Arneson, Daniel Forrest, Libby Larsen, Dan Kallman, and others.
- Familiar and joyful songs of the seasons, such as “We Need a Little Christmas,” “I’ll Be home for Christmas,” and “Silver Bells;” also the William Dawson spiritual “Behold the Star.”
- Featured soloists in concert selections are Adele Dolan (Hudson), Carol Dahle (Hudson), Mary Anderson (New Richmond), Dean Loney (River Falls), and Bill Leahy (New Richmond).
- Accompanist Heather Tank (Hudson) is featured prominently at the Steinway piano in “The First Noel” arranged by Dan Forrest.
Saturday, December 4, 2021, at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, December 5, 2021, at 2 p.m.
John H. Potter Theater