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CONCERT: Welcome Christmas 2018, Apple Valley

Dec 1, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm | $20

4:21 PM Update: The concert will go ahead as planned. See you soon!

Advance ticket sales are now closed. Plenty of tickets are still available and can be purchased at Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran beginning at 6:30 PM on Saturday, December 1.

VocalEssence Chorus & Ensemble Singers

Violin I – Roger Frisch
Violin II – Michelle Johnston
Viola – Susan Janda
Cello – Patty Ryan
Oboe I – Michael Dayton
Oboe II (and English Horn) – Brendon Bushman
Percussion – Dave Hagedorn
Keyboard – Mary Jo Gothmann

Every beloved Christmas song had a first performance. Discover your holiday soundtrack as VocalEssence performs the crème de la crème of Christmas premieres over the past 49 years and looks toward the future with world premieres by screen and stage composer Nico Muhly (hot off his premiere at the Metropolitan Opera in New York!) and two new carols by winners of the 21st annual Welcome Christmas Carol Contest.

Concert Program


Thank you to our 50th Anniversary Season Sponsors


Dec 1, 2018
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church
12650 Johnny Cake Ridge Road
Apple Valley, MN 55124 United States
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(952) 432-6351