Ripon music ensembles will present holiday concert Dec. 8
A holiday concert will be presented by the music ensembles of Ripon College Sunday, Dec. 8. The concert will begin at 3:15 p.m. in the Willmore Center Field House. Admission is free and open to the public.
The concert will include performances by Chamber Singers, Choral Union, Jazz Ensemble, Orchestra and Symphonic Wind Ensemble.
Selections will include:
- Jazz Ensemble: “Good King Wenceslas,” arranged by Ted Wilson; and “Christmas Time is Here,” by Lee Mendelson and Vince Guaraldi.
- Chamber Singers: “Ave Maria…virgo serena,” by Josquin des Prez; “Oh, Chanukah,” arranged by Robert Applebaum; and “Carol of the Bells,” arranged by Kirby Shaw.
- Orchestra: “Les Patineurs” (Skater’s Waltz), by Émile Waldteufel.
- Choral Union: “Bring A Torch, Jeannette, Isabella,” arranged by John Rutter, with soloist Erin K. Bryan; and “Ule Lume Lagedale,” arranged by Ken Berg.
- Symphonic Wind Ensemble: “Patapan,” arranged by Shelley Hanson; and “Sleigh Ride,” by Leroy Anderson.
A sing-along will feature “It’s Christmas!”, arranged by Warren Barker.