illumine is back with a free concert of beautiful music, An International Christmas, at Shenkel United Church of Christ in Pottstown (1580 Shenkel Road), on Friday, December 2, 2016. The musicians, playing violin and piano, and joined by a stellar vocalist, will showcase Christmas music from Germany, Spain, Italy, France and the U.S.A., beginning at 7 p.m. The audience will be encouraged to join in singing carols at the end of the program.
The North Pennsmen Barbershop Chorus presents A Magical Sleigh Ride on Friday, December 2 at 7:30 p.m., and on 2 p.m. on Saturday, December 3, 2016 at Pennridge High School, 1228 North 5th Street, Perkasie, PA. Tickets may be bought online or at the door.
Launch the holidays and your spirits with the North Pennsmen. We’ll fly you back to Christmas Past with the lively cast of “Magical Sleigh Ride,” our fun and festive a cappella show!
You’ll meet characters from history who share their Christmas traditions through rousing and beautiful singing.
Add in our formal program, and “Magical Sleigh Ride” will make you soar with cheer!
Our special guests, Brunner Bluegrass, will keep your spirits high with their entertaining and unique sound.
St. John’s Valley Arts presents a Christmas Concert and Carol Sing on Sunday evening, December 4, 2016, beginning at 7 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 3104 Main Street, Sumneytown, PA. Members of the audience will be invited to sing many favorite Christmas carols.
The Suite Brass Ensemble soprano, Susan Lynch and violinist, Jennifer Ollikainen will provide special music during the carol sing.
Proceeds from the freewill offering will be donated to Adopt-a-Family, which provides gifts for needy families during the holiday season.
Refreshments will be served following the program.
On the second weekend in December, the Valley Choral Society will give their Christmas concert, Shepherds and Song, at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Pennsburg (81 Main Street) at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 10, 2016 and on Sunday afternoon , December 11, 2016, beginning at 4 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 19 South 5th Street, Perkasie, PA. Tickets are available online and at the door.
And on the third, and final weekend before Christmas, the high school choirs at Upper Perkiomen High School take the stage for their annual UPHS Choral Arts Holiday Concert at 3 p.m. on Sunday, December 18, 2016. The public concert is held at the Upper Perkiomen High School, 2 Walt Road, Pennsburg, PA.