Too early to think about Christmas? Think again.
Tickets are now on sale for the Sequim Community Christmas Chorus, with performances set for 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 1, 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 2, and 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3. All performances are at Sequim Seventh-day Adventist Church, 30 Sanford Lane.
Tickets may be purchased in advance at the Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center, Bauer Interior Design (119 N. Sequim Ave.), Forage Gifts & Northwest Treasurers (121 W. Washington St.) and Elliott’s Antique Emporium (135 E. 1st St., Port Angeles).
Get tickets in advance for $5 at one of these outlets above, or make a suggested donation of $5 at the door. Children younger than 12 get in free.
The chorus presents a program of sacred Christmas music including favorites such as “Hallelujah Chorus” and “Peace, Peace,” in addition to selections such as “Make a Joyful Noise” and “The Many Moods of Christmas.”
The chorus is once again be directed by Gary McRoberts, a director with more than 30 years’ experience, accompanied by pianist Donna Grubbs. Guest performers include a quartet from the Sequim Community Orchestra’s Kids’ Strings Program, recipient of the chorus’s $1,000 donation last year.
Again this year, the chorus will make a donation from proceeds to the program that introduces elementary school children to music.