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The Many Moods of Christmas

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First Presbyterian Church

10025 105 Street Northwest

Edmonton, AB T5J 1C8

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Edmonton’s Greenwood Singers, under the direction of Robert de Frece, launch their 39th season with their annual presentation of The Many Moods of Christmas at First Presbyterian Church (10025 – 105 Street) on Monday, December 3 at 7:30 p.m. The choir will be joined by the University of Alberta Faculty of Education Handbell Ringers, organist Marnie Giesbrecht, pianist Helen Stuart, bassist Jeff Johnson and percussionist Murray Smith.


The program will include works spanning five centuries: motets by William Byrd, Richard Dering and Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck; the world premiere performance of The World Becomes Home, a suite of three songs for Advent and Christmas by Canadian composer, Mark Sirett with words by Wendy Jean MacLean; three carol arrangements by Mack Wilberg with organ, piano and handbell accompaniment; and settings of popular Christmas songs with rhythm section. The program will also include the lively music making of the University of Alberta Faculty of Education Handbell Ringers, playing 75 English handbells and 56 handchimes.

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10025 105 Street Northwest

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