2016 Holiday Concert

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The Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Choir is pleased to invite everyone to its 2016 Holiday Concert

Wednesday, December 14 at noon
In the lobby of 395 Wellington Street, Ottawa

Musica Ebraïca will join us again to celebrate “the most wonderful time of the year”! Dr. Guy Berthiaume, Librarian and Archivist of Canada, will say a few words prior to the concert.

The one-hour programme will consist of:

Musica Ebraïca

  • Light the Legend – Michael Isaacson
  • Haneirot Halalu – Robert Applebaum
  • Chanukah Medley – Itai Daniel/Nagy
  • Hallelujah –Andrew Bleckner
  • Ikhlu – Abraham Kaplan
  • Maoz Tsur (audience carol)

LAC Choir

  • Gloucester Wassail – Traditional/R.V.W.
  • I sing of a Maiden – 15th c./Martin Shaw
  • There is no rose – Anon. (c. 1420)
  • L’Imagerie Pastorale de Noël (excerpt) – Music: Hector Gratton/Text: Cécile Chabot
  • Jingle Bells (audience carol)

Combined Choirs

  • Carol of the Bells – M. Leontovich/Peter JK. Wilhousky
  • Winter Wonderland – Felix Bernard/arr. Beck
  • Let it snow! Let it snow! Let it snow! – Jule Styne/arr. Shaw
  • Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy – Tchaikovsky/Funk
  • Hallelujah (Messiah) – G. F. Handel

This event will also be a fundraiser for the Government of Canada Workplace Charitable Campaign.

Bring family and friends!
Admission is free.

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