Chattanooga Boys Choir Singing Christmas Tree Is Saturday

Tuesday, December 03, 2013

The Chattanooga Boys Choir hosts its 51st Singing Christmas Tree on Saturday at 2 and 7:30 p.m. at the Tivoli Theatre.    

The Singing Christmas Tree will feature the 120 plus members of the boychoir, Ballet Tennessee, and guest instrumentalists presenting a varied program including pieces from various time periods, cultures, and holiday traditions.  

Highlighting the theme Peace on Earth, the boychoir will perform Mark Hayes’ arrangement of “Let There Be Peace on Earth,” “Ose Shalom” by John Leavitt, and the 1977 collaboration by David Bowie and Bing Crosby “Little Drummer Boy/Peace on Earth.”  Carols from various traditions such as “Christmastime,” “A La Puerta del Cielo,” “Candles in Window,” and “The First Noel” will be included, as will holiday favorites such as “Go, Tell It on the Mountain,” “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus,” and “Jingle Bell Rock.”  A special guest will also make an appearance during the boys’ performance of “Solfege Santa” by Cristi Cary Miller.

Tickets range from $10-$30 and can be purchased at the Memorial Auditorium Box Office, by calling 642-8497, or online at www.chattanoogaonstage.com.

 

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