2333 S. 6th St.
Milwaukee, WI 53215
The Li'l Friar Gift Shop, 622 W. Lincoln Ave., offers basilica memorabilia along with a selection of religious gifts and items. They can be reached at (414) 902-3521.
Concord Chamber Orchestra – Wonder Years Concert Open Dress Rehearsal
The CCO’s Wonder Years concert (to be held at 7:00 pm on Saturday, December 5) will feature the Milwaukee High School of the Arts Chorus and a special concert version of Amahl and the Night Visitors, the first opera specifically composed for television. The CCO invites members of the community to join them for free on December 4 as the performers put the finishing touches on the program in the beautiful Basilica of St. Josaphat. Repertoire: Overture to Cosi fan tutte • Mozart Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8 ("Christmas Concerto") • Corelli Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56 • Brahms Amahl and the Night Visitors • Menotti
Concord Chamber Orchestra –Wonder Years Concert
Join the Concord Chamber Orchestra for the second concert of our 40th Anniversary 2015-16 season, “Music to Our Years.” In each of our four concerts, we’ll revisit audience and musician favorites from each decade of our performances. Wonder Years on December 5 celebrates Concord’s second decade, during which the orchestra began exploring under conductors Peter Fitch, Pasquale Laurino, and Larry Harper. We ventured into music from the late Classical and Romantic eras, while maintaining a firm foothold in both classical and contemporary music. Delight your sense of wonder as we feature the Milwaukee High School of the Arts Chorus and a special concert version of Amahl and the Night Visitors, the first opera specifically composed for television. Repertoire: Overture to Cosi fan tutte • Mozart Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8 ("Christmas Concerto") • Corelli Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56 • Brahms Amahl and the Night Visitors • Menotti Special thanks to concert sponsor Colectivo Coffee Roasters.
Bel Canto Chorus Christmas in the Basilica
Immerse yourself in the beauty and joy of the season as Bel Canto offers Christmas at the Basilica, one of Milwaukee’s most inspiring holiday traditions. Familiar carols, soaring hymns, and music that will put you in the “holiday spirit” are all a part of this festive concert for all ages. Tickets: Available at www.belcanto.org Price Range: $29 -$55
Early Music Now presents Anonymous 4: "The Last Noel"
Anonymous 4 revisits one of their first – and one of their most beloved – holiday programs: songs, motets, and carols from British sources illuminate all of the aspects of the Christmas story and its many kindred legends: biblical precursors, Balaam’s prophecy, Gabriel’s greeting, Mary’s virginity, the birth of Jesus, the rising of the star, the angels and the shepherds, the manger and its animals, the three Magi and their gifts.
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