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"A Holiday Spectacular"

Have you ever heard the "Nutcracker Suite" sung? Probably not, since the original "Nutcracker" by Tchaikovsky is a ballet. The San Diego Festival Chorus sings it!

Here is a holiday event you won't want to miss!

Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker Suite" is sung in a unique choral/instrumental arrangement rarely performed. This "Nutcracker" was originally done by the Fred Waring Vocal Ensemble in its annual holiday revue of the 50's and 60's.  KUSI's Dave Scott will be narrating the humorous poem, "The New Nutcracker Suite" by J.Ogden Nash. There will also be ballerinas.

The 70 voice Chorus and 45 piece orchestra will also perform the choral masterpiece, Mass in C Major by Beethoven. And included for Hanukah is an unusual vocal prayer, "Song of Galilee".

When: December 9, 2012 from 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Where: College Avenue Baptist Church, 4747 College Avenue, San Diego, CA 92115, near El Cajon Blvd.

Cost: Adults $17 - Seniors and Students $15
Children 12 years and under $5 - Current Military with ID Free
Tickets at the door $17
Ten or more advance sale tickets $12 each

Tickets online at: https://www.d2g-online.com/events/chorus/reg_tickets.cgi?event=13 

For more information call 619-977-3181

http://www.sandiegofestivalchorus.org     Click on "Video Moments".

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Teresa Fistere November 24, 2012 at 01:24 AM
It will be performed by the San Diego Festival Chorus, now in its eleventh year. http://www.sandiegofestivalchorus.org

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