A Musical Gallery: 7 Portraits at Christmastide

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Thursday, December 6, 2012

Thought-provoking, powerful, touching, and perhaps even a little shocking, this is not mere holiday fare! Monks in procession, lighting effects, lute and harpsichord, and bells from Coventry Cathedral are used to set the stage for seven musical vignettes of classical piano music on Thursday, December 6th at 7:00 p.m. in McKinney Theatre. Well-known Pianist, Professor and Chair of the Piano Department at California State University at Fullerton, Dr. Rob Watson tells the Christmas story through a fascinating web of solo piano works from the 16th to the 21st centuries. In Dulci Jubilo, Greensleeves, and Adeste Fidelis will also make cameo appearances. Tickets are $12 general; $7 seniors; $5 college students; 17 and under FREE with paying adult; teachers with MTAC/CAPMT contact the box office to receive complimentary tickets for your students or guest.