Sacred Sounds of Christmas

Each year Seattle receives a special gift from Seattle Pacific University — the Sacred Sounds of Christmas. Featuring performing groups from SPU’s Music Department, this concert, now in its 17th year, is a much-anticipated event.

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.

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 musicians

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

Tickets to Sacred Sounds

Tickets go on sale Tuesday, September 6.

 Individual tickets are $18.50 and $21.50. When you buy 10 or more tickets, tickets are $16.50. 

  • To purchase up to 9 tickets (Ticketmaster fee applies), call 800-745-3000 or visit ticketmaster.com.
  • To purchase 10 or more tickets, call 206-428-6303 during regular business hours or email brwatson@aegworldwide.com. A $5 per-transaction fee applies.
  • To avoid Ticketmaster fees, purchase tickets at the Key Arena Box Office (located at Key Arena on the West Plaza, by the Team Store off 1st Avenue).

About SPU

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.

For more information about SPU, visit spu.edu or spu.edu/facebook.

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The Sacred Sounds of Christmas features the best of sacred Advent music from around the world, including traditional Advent and Christmas carols, performed by nationally recognized student and faculty musicians from Seattle Pacific University.

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