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OLLI CLASS: Welcome Christmas 2019

Dec 5 @ 2:15 pm - 3:45 pm

VocalEssence is beginning its 51st season! For the presentation, Philip Brunelle will present music from our Welcome Christmas concerts listed below. Every year VocalEssence presents a varied, wonderful exploration of music for the Christmas season. This year’s focus will be on music from Scandinavia and the USA.

Four Performances

Saturday, December 7, 2019 from 7:30-9:30 PM
Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church
12650 Johnny Cake Ridge Road, Apple Valley, MN

Sunday, December 8, 2019 from 4-6 PM
Plymouth Congregational Church
1919 LaSalle Avenue, Minneapolis, MN

Friday, December 13, 2019 from 7:30-9:30 PM
Plymouth Congregational Church
1919 LaSalle Avenue, Minneapolis, MN

Sunday, December 15, 2019 from 4-6 PM
Roseville Lutheran Church
1215 Roselawn Ave. West, Roseville, MN

God Jul! Celebrate a Nordic Christmas with carols from Sweden, Finland, and Norway, including the world premiere of Nordic Christmas—a suite of Norwegian carols arranged by Norway’s hot young composer, Kim André Arnesen—commissioned in honor of the 125th anniversary of Sons of Norway. Traverse the fjords and hear arrangements of carols you know, and fall in love with two new carols featuring violin as the Welcome Christmas Carol Contest celebrates its 22nd anniversary.


In order to sign up for this session, you must be a member of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Learn more and sign up at: https://olli.umn.edu/osher-lifelong-learning-institute/membership


Dec 5
2:15 pm - 3:45 pm
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Plymouth Congregational Church
1919 LaSalle Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55403 United States
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