Emory Celebrates the Season with Holiday Classics

November 9, 2016

ATLANTA—Emory welcomes the return of several holiday traditions to its campus this December. Whether you’re hoping to meet Saint Nick himself or cozy up with some classic holiday tunes, there is a seasonal event for everyone to enjoy.

The holiday season kicks off with A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols Friday, December 2 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, December 3 at 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. in the beautiful Glenn Memorial Auditorium. Established in 1935, this Emory tradition features a candlelit service of choral music and scripture with readings by special guests from the Emory community. Tickets are $20, $15 for discount categories, and $5 for Emory students. 

The whole family is sure to love Santa’s Favorite Chamber Music, Sunday, December 11 at 4 p.m. in the Michael C. Carlos Museum. Old Saint Nick visits Emory to introduce some of his favorite classical works and give treats to good listeners. This concert is a part of the Emory Chamber Music Society of Atlanta’s Family Series and is free and open to the public.

An ever-popular holiday celebration, Christmas with Atlanta Master Chorale, returns to the Schwartz Center Saturday, December 10 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, December 11 at 4 p.m. This performance is sure to delight both young and old, delivering smiles, thoughtful tears, and warm moments to connect with loved ones. This year marks the 32nd anniversary of the beloved holiday tradition. Tickets are $30, $25 for discount category members, and $10 for Emory students.

For tickets and details call 404-727-5050 or visit arts.emory.edu.