Burnham and Highbridge Choral Society

Tickets are on sale for Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge Choral Society’s popular annual Christmas concert, which will be held on Thursday 13th December.

For the first time, the society will be performing in the Church of Our Lady and the English Martyrs in Highbridge Road, Burnham.

Julie Skinner, from Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge Choral Society, said: “We will be singing a premier of a brand new Christmas song written and arranged by a couple of choir members, along with a selection of wonderful traditional Christmas music from around the world.”

“This will include Bach’s Chorales from Christmas Oratorio, Handel’s Hallelujah Chorus, Ubi Caritas and popular Christmas Songs by Parry, Gruber, Rachmaninoff and many others.”

“We will also be joined by The Burnham and Highbridge Band, who will be playing while you wait for the concert to begin and joining us for some of the wonderful Christmas music.”

“Come and enjoy some quality Christmas music.”

Tickets are priced at £7.50 which includes a glass of wine and a mince pie and £5 for children including refreshments. They are available from The Crafty Teacup in Burnham, online or from Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge Choral Society choir members.

Tickets can also be purchased at the door, but it is best to get them early to avoid disappointment. The concert starts at 7.30pm.

“We really appreciate the continued support we receive from the audience each year. We would like to take this opportunity to wish all our friends and supporters a very Happy Christmas.”

Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge Choral Society’s new Spring term will start on Thursday 10th January 2019 at 7.30pm in the Methodist Church Hall, Burnham when they will be rehearsing great music including Mozart’s Requiem. New members are always welcome.

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