Enjoy Christmas at the Alys Dec. 2, “The Season’s First Jingle”

UAB Concert and Chamber choirs and Brass Ensembles will perform with the Magic City Choral Society and Calera, Gardendale, Ramsay and White Plains high school choirs.

christmas at alysKick off the holiday season with an annual choral concert for the entire family, set for 7 p.m. Dec. 2, 2013, in UAB’s Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center, 1200 10th Ave. South.

Presented by the University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Music, this year’s show — “The Season’s First Jingle” — will include traditional holiday favorites. Tickets are $8 general admission and $5 for all students and seniors; children under 10 are admitted free. Call 205-975-2787 for ticket information. Visit www.uab.edu/cas/music.

Featured in the show will be UAB Concert and Chamber choirs, conducted by Assistant Professor of Music Brian Kittredge, D.M.A.; UAB Brass Ensembles, conducted by Assistant Professor of Music James Zingara, D.M.A.; The Magic City Choral Society, conducted by J. Paul Dease; and choirs from Calera High School, conducted by Alice LaGrone; Gardendale High School, conducted by Ginny Hughes; Ramsay High School, conducted by Myrna Ross; and Anniston’s White Plains High School, conducted by Kelly Lenard.