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Concert - Carpe Diem "Christmas Around the World"

Date:December 14, 2019
Time:2:30pm - 3:30pm
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Carpe Diem String Ensemble presents Christmas Around the World.

Enjoy many of the beautiful, familiar carols from Germany (Silent Night), Italy (O Sanctissima), France (Pat-a-Pan), England (Coventry Carol, What Child is This", The Carribbeans (The Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy, Mary's Little Boy Child), Christmas Dances from Quebec, the Huron Carol from Ontario. There will be an African twist to the Ukranian "Carol of the Bells", complete with percussion.  The "European Christmas Medley" includes carols from Finland, Spain, Slovakia and Hungary. Our songstress Anissa Nielsen will sing the beautiful Gesu Bambino, and we will entertain with "Brazilian Sleigh Bells". The audience will be asked to join us in sing-along for a few of the carols.

All are welcome to attend this free concert. For further information, please call 613-968-6731 x2040 or e-mail gallery@bellevillelibrary.ca