National Chamber Ensemble presents a Holiday Concert which will bring the finest classical masterpieces and holiday favorites together for the whole family. The festivities will begin with the Leroy Anderson classic " Sleigh Ride" and "Chanukkah Festival" in a setting by Daniel Leavitt.Outstanding Young Artist Award - piano competition winners Michael Chen, 13 (First Place), Tucker Stone, 16 (Second Place)  and Daniel Chen, 15 (Third Place) will join the ensemble to perform the music of Mozart, Granados, Prokofiev and Gershwin for you. 

A group of young violinists ages 11 to 17 will perform festive film music by Shostakovich. Audience favorite, tenor and media personality Patrick D. McCoy returns to sing "Comfort Ye" and the aria "Every Valley" from Handel's Messiah and of course to lead the Carols Sing-Along, which concludes the program to get everyone in the holiday spirit.

Join the artists of NCE and outstanding young musicians to celebrate and toast the Holiday Season!

The concert will be followed by a wine and cheese reception. Holiday Cheer features artistic director/violinist Leo Sushansky, Natasha Dukan (piano), Jorge Orozco (violin), Uri Wassertzug (viola), Sean Neidlinger (cello), Patrick D.McCoy (tenor).

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  • Occurs Saturday, December 14th, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm


Unitarian Universalist Church of Arlington

4444 Arlington Boulevard
Arlington, VA 22204



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