|The Bach Society at Powell Hall|
The Bach Society of St. Louis presents the annual Christmas Candlelight Concert on Thursday, December 22, at 7:30 PM. “Join the Bach Society Chorus and Orchestra, soprano Emily Birsan and The St. Louis Children's Choirs for an evening featuring John Rutter's Magnificat followed by the beloved candlelight processional and traditional carols of the season-all in the festive ambiance of Powell Hall!" The performance takes place at Powell Symphony Hall, 718 North Grand in Grand Center. For more information: www.bachsociety.org.
The Compton Heights Concert Band presents a Holiday Pops Spectacular on Friday, December 23, at 7:30 p.m. at Powell Symphony Hall, 718 North Grand. Featured soloists are Hugh Smith, tenor; Robert Ellison, baritone; and Gina Galati, soprano, along with the East Central College Combined Choirs. "Holiday favorites, sacred classics & carols with a glorious finale: an audience sing-along of Handel's Messiah Hallelujah Chorus led by the Soloists, Chorus, Band, and Herald Trumpets, concludes this unforgettable, joyous holiday experience!" For more information: chband.org.
The Washington University Department of Music presents The 442s Holiday Spectacular featuring Jeremy Davenport, trumpet; Peter Martin, piano; Erin Bode, and Brian Owens, vocals; and Montez Coleman, drums on Tuesday, December 20, at 7:30 p.m. The performance takes place in the E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall at the 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity in University City. For more information, music.wustl.edu.