Date(s) - 12/03/2019
7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
EVENT: 2019 Holiday Concert
WHEN: Dec. 3 at 7 p.m.
WHERE: Jarvis Memorial United Methodist Church (Greenville, N.C.)
DETAILS: The performance will feature seasonal music, including Leroy Anderson’s “A Christmas Festival” and “The Christmas Song,” which was written in 1945 by Robert Wells and Mel Tormé. Also on the program is “Christmas Melodies,” written by PCC music major Dale Cox, who will lead the orchestra during the performance of his arrangement. The PCC Choral and Pitt County Schools Early College High School (ECHS) Choir will team with the orchestra to perform “Before the Marvel of this Night” by Carl Schalk. And, as part of the orchestra’s season-long celebration of the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth, Michael Johnson, orchestra director at D.H. Conley High School, will lead the PCC musicians as they perform the first movement of the German composer/pianist’s Symphony #6. The concert is free and open to the public. Donations will be accepted, however, to support future PCC Music Department activities.