Christmas at the Mission - Article, Office of College Advancement

Tuesday, December 11, 2012—Reprinted from Tri-City Voice.

The Ohlone College Department of Music presents the Ohlone Chamber Singers in the 27th annual Christmas at the Mission concert. Under the direction of Michael Morris, "Hark How the Bells" will feature special guest Celebration Chimes from the First Presbyterian Church of Livermore directed by Cathryn Griggs, renowed harpist Dan Levitan, and the featured work "A Ceremony of Carols" by Benjamin Britten.

The Ohlone Chamber Singers have been performing since 1987, and are currently comprised of 32 singers from 17 Bay Area communities. They perform an eclectic array of songs from the Renaissance through the late Romantic and Contemporary eras, and have completed several European tours, performing to critical acclaim in countries such as Austria, England, Scotland, Hungary, Italy, and Poland. They have also released five CDs.

Tickets for Christmas at the Mission are $12 general and $10 for seniors, staff and students when purchased in advance, and $15 general, and $10 for seniors, staff and students when purchased at the door. Buy tickets online at www.smithcenter.com, or call the Box Office at (510) 659-6031.

  • Christmas at the Mission
  • Ohlone Chamber Singers: Hark How the Bells
  • Saturday, Dec 15: 8 p.m.
  • Sunday, Dec 16: 4 p.m.
  • Old Mission San Jose
    4330 Mission Blvd., Fremont
  • (510) 659-6031
  • www.smithcenter.com
  • www.chambersingers.com
  • Tickets: $10-$12

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