CONCERT SERIES — 2017-18 SUNDAY, DECEMBER 10 | 4 PM Annual Christmas Concert Christmas Cantata by Daniel Pinkham Choral works including: There Is No Rose by Philip Stopford and Lullee, Lullay by Peter Niedmann Dr. Ellen Gilson Voth, Conductor First Church Choir, Cantata Singers and Carol Choir Brass and Organ SEE DETAILS AT RIGHT >>>> ON MOBILE? SCROLL DOWN SUNDAY, JANUARY 28 | 4 PM Super Bell XXVI First Church Handbell Choirs plus area handbell choirs: A truly spectacular event! Dave Harris of The Raleigh Ringers, Guest Clinician and Cunductor Individual, group and combined ringing, including the Henderson family ringers SUNDAY, MARCH 25 | 4 PM Palm Sunday Memorial Concert Please watch for details. All concerts are open to the public. There is no admission charge. A free-will offering is received at each event. Childcare is available for those up to 8 years of age, unless noted otherwise. Questions? Please call 860.529.1575 x209. * * * ChristmasConcert SUNDAY, DECEMBER 104:00 PM FEATURING Christmas Cantatafor Choir, Brass & OrganDaniel Pinkham Ellen Gilson Voth, Conductor Our annual Christmas Concert—this year titled Natum vidimus natum (Born Was Christ Jesus)—will feature the exuberant Christmas Cantata for choir, brass and organ by Daniel Pinkham (1923-2006), and choral works including There Is No Rose by Philip Stopford and Lullee, Lullay by local composer and organist Peter Niedmann. Lullee, Lullay “is what every Christmas concert...needs more of: a ‘lullaby’ combining a poignant and elegant text with music that is thoughtful, well wrought, and appealing” (The American Organist). Our own Dr. Ellen Gilson Voth will conduct, and there will be carols for all to sing! Enjoy the exquisite music performed by the First Church Choir, Cantata Singers and Carol Choir, with brass and organ. Our soloists will be Nancy Andersen, Anne Graczyk-Druce, Adrienne Milics, David Baker, and Jermaine Woodard Jr. NOTE: PRE-CONCERT MUSIC will be provided at 3:15 p.m. by the Wethersfield High School Choralaires, directed by Scott Rioux. Childcare will be provided for those up to age 8. A free-will offering will be received.