Young Harris College Presents “Christmas at YHC”

Friday, November 16, 2018
General College
Fine Arts

 

YOUNG HARRIS, Ga. – Young Harris College’s Department of Music invites you to attend its annual “Christmas at YHC” concert on Saturday, Dec. 1 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 2 at 3 p.m. in Glenn~McGinnis Hall on the YHC campus. Admission is $10 for adults and free for children 12 and under. YHC students, faculty and staff can attend for free. Tickets will be available at the door.

A cherished holiday tradition at YHC, the concert will feature the YHC Chamber Choir, Concert Choir and Concert Band. Student and community groups will perform festive music outside of and in the lobby of Glenn~McGinnis Hall 45 minutes prior to the show. The concert lineup includes “Carol of the Bells,” “Go Tell It on the Mountain,” “Sleigh Ride,” “The Prayer” and other holiday favorites. As always, the concert will conclude with the combined forces performing “O Holy Night” and “The Hallelujah Chorus.”

The choirs are directed by Professor of Music Jeffrey Bauman and accompanied by Anita Guss. The Concert Band is directed by Director of Bands and Assistant Professor of Music Dr. Kerry Bryant, as well as Assistant Director of Bands and Instructor of Music Dr. Javian Brabham.

For more information, call YHC’s Department of Music at (706) 379-5182.

About Young Harris College

Young Harris College is a private baccalaureate and master’s degree-granting institution located in the beautiful mountains of North Georgia. Founded in 1886 and historically affiliated with The United Methodist Church, Young Harris College educates, inspires and empowers students through an education that purposefully integrates the liberal arts and professional studies. The College has three academic divisions: Arts and Humanities, Professional Studies, and Mathematics, Science and Technology, with more than 1,400 students enrolled in its residential and Early College programs. The historic campus in Young Harris, Ga. has completed major campus improvements to accommodate the College’s growth. LEED-certified campus improvements include the 121,000-square-foot Rollins Campus Center, residence facilities and a 57,000-square-foot recreation and fitness center. The College is an active member of the NCAA Division II and remains a fierce competitor in the prestigious Peach Belt Conference. For more information, visit yhc.edu.

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