Guggenheim announces Holiday Concert in the Rotunda

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    When:
    December 18, 2016 – December 19, 2016 all-day America/New York Timezone
    2016-12-18T00:00:00-05:00
    2016-12-20T00:00:00-05:00
    Where:
    1071 5th Ave
    New York, NY 10128
    USA

    Works & Process at the Guggenheim announces

    Holiday Concert in the Rotunda

    featuring New York Composers

    and a World Premiere Commission by Grawemeyer Award-winning Composer Sebastian Currier

    December 18, 19, 2016
    at 7:00 pm

    Sunday, December 18 and Monday, December 19, 2016 at 7:00 pm, Works & Process at the Guggenheim presents the annual Holiday Concert featuring New York composers and a World Premiere Commission by Grawemeyer Award-winning Composer Sebastian Currier.  Celebrate the season with the joyous sounds of holiday music in the museum’s iconic rotunda. George Steel conducts the Vox Vocal Ensemble in what has become a revered annual tradition.

    The Agnes Martin exhibition will be view in the rotunda.

    2016 Works & Process Holiday Concert Program:

    Music by New York Composers

    Sebastian Currier – Blake Fragments (world premiere W&P Commission)

    John Corigliano – Christmas at the Cloisters

    George Steel – The Three Kings (W&P commission, 2013)

    Traditional Holiday Music:

    The Holly and the Ivy – trad, arr. Sir H. W. Davies (1869-1941)

    Hodie Christus natus est – J. P. Sweelinck (1562-1621)

    Puer Natus in Bethlehem – S. Scheidt

    Coventry Carol – anon., 16th century

    In the Bleak Midwinter – Harold Darke

    Carols for All to Sing:

    Joy to the World

    Hark the Herald Angels Sing

    O Come All Ye Faithful

    God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen

    Once in Royal David’s City

    Tickets & Venue:

    Floor Seating: $40, $35 members and Friends of Works & Process

    Ramp Standing: $20, $15 members and Friends of Works & Process

    Box Office (212) 423-3575, (M-F, 1-5pm) or online at worksandprocess.org

    Peter B. Lewis Theater
    Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
    1071 Fifth Avenue, New York