The Madrigal Choir of Binghamton
you to travel with us for
Christmas in Bethlehem
Choir of Bethlehem
J.S. Bach's Christmas
Oratorio Parts 4, 5, & 6
American musical treasure…they sing with a fervor and a level of
that carries one away…” Wall Street Journal, May 2007
almost 40 years, a highlight of the musical scene of the
Southern Tier and NE Pennsylvania has been the cherished “Service of
Lessons and Carols” presented annually by the Madrigal Choir of
Binghamton which kicks off the Holiday season. The same is
in Bethlehem when the Bach Choir of Bethlehem presents their Annual
Christmas concerts, providing a thrilling prelude to the festivities of
December 10, 2016
This year, you too can share in the beloved music of
the Bethlehem tradition by travelling with us to hear J.S. Bach’s
Christmas Oratorio, Parts 4, 5 & 6, sung by The Bach Choir with
Bach Festival Orchestra.
Founded in 1898, The Bach Choir of
Bethlehem is the oldest Bach Choir in America and credited with the
first complete performances in America of both the Christmas Oratorio
and the Mass in B Minor, still sung annually at the Bach Festival held
each May for over 100 years, an event that draws crowds of thousands.
trip will depart Binghamton Sat., Dec. 10 at 10 am, with a pick-up in
Hallstead for our Pennsylvania friends. You can expect to
in the Historic District of Bethlehem approximately 12:30 pm, leaving
your afternoon free to explore the rich heritage of the Moravians who
settled in 1741. Aside from the historical sites, you will
charming shops, boutiques, Christmas bazaars and a plethora of
wonderful dining options. Your day will pass quickly before
heading off to hear the concert!
This trip is priced at a low
$89 and is expected to sell out quickly. An optional box
is available upon arrival for an additional $8. We hope you
join us for what promises to be a delightful holiday occasion!
Check the following links for further information on planning your
* Optional box lunch will include sandwich, chips, side of pasta salad,
cookie and bottled water.
note, it is highly recommended that you make advance dinner
reservations, as the Historic District will be busy with visitors.
Questions?? Feel free to email any questions to email@example.com.
deadline is November 19.
Reserve early to avoid disappointment.
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mail by November 19.