SANTA BARBARA MASTER CHORALE PRESENTS Santa Barbara Sings! A gift to the Santa Barbara Community
Steven Hodson Artistic Director & Conductor, presents SANTA BARBARA SINGS! — A Free Christmas Concert. The performance features Navidad Nuestra, a folk drama of the nativity, based on the rhythms and traditions of Hispanic America, by well-known composer Ariel Ramirez. The American Riviera Children’s Chorus and a high school chorus will also sing Christmas music from several traditions. Guest artists include guitarist Anthony Ybarra and contralto Carol Ann Manzi. The program finale is an audience sing-along of favorite Christmas carols.
Established in 1984, the Santa Barbara Master Chorale is a community chorus committed to enriching the cultural life of the Central Coast by presenting the world’s finest choral music, accompanied by professional orchestras and soloists, at affordable ticket prices.
At the same time, we help participating singers improve their musical knowledge and performance skills, and we actively promote an interest in choral music to diverse audiences, with a special focus on young people.
Tickets will be available from chorale members. to be picked up at the Lobero Box Office, starting 45 minutes before the show starts.
Admission is Free