Smithsonian Encore Chorale Holiday Concert

sponsored by: 
Encore Creativity for Older Adults
Thursday, December 6, 2012 - 7:30am
National Museum of the American Indian, Washington DC


Free Admission, Encore Chorale, the nation’s largest choral program for older adults,
will present our Smithsonian Encore Chorale in a Holiday Concert. These 135 talented singers, ages 55+,
will perform a concert consisting mainly of secular holiday tunes including Jingle Bells Hallelujah,a truly
new and creative take on the Hallelujah Chorus arranged by Jonathan Miller, Alleluia Brasileira by Ralph
Manuel, In the Bleak Mid Winter, Hannukah, the Season of Light, The Twelve Days After Christmas and
the very clever Christmas Goes Classical, which includes the top hit orchestra and opera tunes with
holiday words. Cellist Nancy Snider will be featured. This free concert will be conducted by Jeanne Kelly,
Founder of Encore Creativity for Older Adults.