The Wednesday Morning Musicales will host the Wellsboro High School Dickens Choir at 10:15 a.m. Dec. 11 at the Gmeiner Center, 134 Main St., Wellsboro.
This year’s Dickens Choir is made up of approximately 45 students in grades 9 through 12. The performance will include “Winter Wonderland,” “A Merry Madrigal,” the carol “Silent Night,” the Ukrainian carol “Carol of the Bells” and a new and creative setting of the familiar text “What Child is This?”
Additionally, the group will sing some familiar holiday favorites. There will be a little something for everyone. Punch and cookies will offered following the performance.
The Dickens Choir has been working to prepare for a December concert season including performances at Dickens of a Christmas on Dec. 7, caroling to local establishments and the Rotary on Dec. 19 and performing at the Penn-Wells on Dec. 20. All are invited to the annual Choral Christmas Concert featuring the Dickens Choir, Women’s Ensemble, Men’s Ensemble and Full Chorus on Thursday, Dec. 12 at 7 p.m. in the WASD Auditorium.
Wednesday Morning Musicales meets on the second Wednesday of each month, September through May. The organization was formed in 1934 to promote interest in music among its members and in the community. Each meeting showcases local talent in an intimate setting. All events are free and open to the public.