Fred Fox School of Music’s signature choral event Holiday Card to Tucson will be broadcast for free on YouTube on Dec. 6
One of the most treasured traditions of the holiday season, the University of Arizona Fred Fox School of Music’s annual Holiday Card to Tucson will be streamed on YouTube on Sunday, December 6, 2020. The signature choral concert of the year can be seen at no charge on the Fred Fox School of Music and Arizona Arts YouTube channels at 3:00 p.m. This premiere performance will feature:
- The Arizona Choir
- Symphonic Choir
- University Community Chorus
- Tucson Girls Chorus
- Tucson Arizona Boys Chorus
New additions to the one-hour program include performances by the Tucson Arizona Young Men’s Ensemble and three other outstanding Arizona groups: Coro, Collegium Musicum and Treble Glee. The choirs perform under the direction of Dr. Elizabeth Schauer, Dr. Alyssa Cossey, Dr. Julian Ackerley, Dr. Marcela Molina, Shekela Wanyama and Erik Peregrine. The concert will consist of performances recorded live or virtually this semester, including archived favorites from past Holiday Card concerts, a sing-along of Silent Night and guest appearances by the University of Arizona Faculty Brass Quintet and Michelle Gott, assistant professor of harp, to complete the program.
“The Holiday Card to Tucson will be a feast for your eyes and ears and a time for you to gather with friends and family to enjoy this joyful holiday tradition with us,” said Dr. Lori Wiest, director of the Fred Fox School of Music.
This seasonal celebration provides sustaining funds for the University of Arizona choral area throughout the year. Donations help support the educational, musical and professional endeavors of students in the program, who provide leadership not only for schools, community choirs and religious organizations in Tucson, but also throughout the country and across the globe. Those wishing to donate in advance of the premiere and be recognized in the closing credits may do so by donating by Dec. 1 at .
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