Los Angeles Children’s Chorus Showcases Music from Around the Globe at 27th Annual Winter Concert

Los Angeles Children’s Chorus performs a compelling array of music from around the globe at its popular annual Winter Concert presented on two consecutive Sundays, Dec. 9 and 16, at 7 p.m., at Pasadena Presbyterian Church. The repertoire includes Benjamin Britten’s Missa Brevis, featuring soloists Yulan Lin, Madeline Lew, and Isabella Ramos; the English cathedral anthem Psalm 150 by Sir David Willcocks; and Ola Gjeilo’s Ubi caritas. In addition, the chorus performs works by King Henry VIII, an African song learned on LACC’s recent tour to South Africa, and folk songs from Austria, Japan, France, and England.

LACC Artistic Director Anne Tomlinson conducts the chorus’ renowned Concert Choir and Chamber Singers. Associate Artistic Director Mandy Brigham leads the Intermediate Choir, Diana Landis leads the Apprentice Choir, and Dr. Steve Kronauer conducts the Young Men’s Ensemble. The choirs will perform separately and combined.

Tickets are $26, $38, and $44; children 17 and under are half price. For tickets and information, please call (626) 793-4231 or visit lachildrenschorus.org. Pasadena Presbyterian Church is located at 585 East Colorado Blvd. in Pasadena.