December 01, 2010 12:00 AM
The community is invited to join Pikeville College for an evening of Christmas music on Thursday, Dec. 9, at 7:30 p.m. The concert will feature the Pikeville College Concert Choir and Band.
Choral selections include pieces originating from the Medieval/Renaissance Era and will feature hand bells, brass instruments, percussion and acoustic guitar. The choir is under the direction of Janean Freeman, assistant professor of music. The band will play both traditional and contemporary Christmas music. The band is under the direction of Nathan Varney. The evening will conclude with both ensembles joining together with the audience to sing Christmas carols.
Santa and Mrs. Claus will make a special appearance before the performance begins. The concert is free and will be held in Chrisman Auditorium, Armington Learning Center. For more information call the Public Affairs office at (606) 218-5270.