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Posted: Thursday, December 1, 2016 11:14 am

The Adelphi University Performing Arts Center recently announced that the department of music will perform the Adelphi Chorale and Adelphi Vocal Ensemble: Holiday Celebration on the Westermann Stage of the Concert Hall on Sunday, Dec. 11 at 4 p.m.

Under the direction of Karen Faust Baer, the Adelphi choral ensembles will celebrate the wonder, hope and peace of the season, according to a press release from Adelphi University.

“One of the highlights of our concert will be the performance of ‘Peace of Wild Things’, a work composed by Jake Runestad, who recently gave a workshop at Adelphi,” Karen Faust Baer, choral ensemble director and adjunct professor, said.

The program will feature works by Mendelssohn, Handel, Copland, Elgar, and a work by award winning composer Jake Ruhenstad.

The concert hall is located at 1 South Avenue in Garden City.

Tickets are currently on sale and are priced at $20, with discounts available to seniors, students and alumni. 

For more information, call (516) 877-4000 or e-mail boxoffice@adelphi.edu.

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