The Sacred Sounds of Christmas 2016
Date: Tuesday, November 29
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Place: McCaw Hall at Seattle Center.
Featuring the best of sacred Advent music from around the world, Sacred Sounds includes traditional Advent and Christmas carols, performed by the Music Department’s nationally recognized student and faculty musicians.
A new addition to the program this year will be participation by SPU’s Gospel Choir.
For more than a decade, this concert has grown in both acclaim and popularity. It is a consistent sellout. Audience members come from throughout the Pacific Northwest and beyond to enjoy a one-of-a-kind celebration of the Advent and Christmas seasons.
The performance features the following choral and instrumental ensembles, along with other SPU musicians and readers:
- Concert Choir
- Symphonic Wind Ensemble
- Symphony Orchestra
- Women’s Choir
- Men’s Choir
- Gospel Choir
Founded in 1891, Seattle Pacific University is a Christian university that equips people to engage the culture and change the world. Its comprehensive academic program serves more than 4,000 undergraduate and graduate students. Known for their competence and character, SPU graduates are bringing about positive change in communities around the globe.