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UVa-Wise Holiday Festival of the Arts events set for December

The Department of Visual and Performing Arts at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise will present several events in December to celebrate the holidays.

The music division presents Music for Trumpets and Organ in the lobby of the Gilliam Center for the Arts lobby on Dec. 1 at 1 p.m. Organist Nathan Jones and the UVa-Wise Trumpet Ensemble will perform. The ensemble is under the direction of Donnie Sorah.

The annual Fall Chamber Music Concert takes place on Dec. 2 at 7:30 p.m. in the Gilliam Center for the Arts Theater. The Clarinet Choir and Quint-Essential Woodwind ensemble will perform. The ensemble is under the direction of Suzanna Masters. The string ensemble is under the direction of Donnie Sorah. The percussion ensemble is under the direction of Mark Collins.

On Dec. 7, The Holiday Festival of the Arts concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Gilliam Center for the Arts Theater. The concert will feature all of the instrumental and choral ensembles in the College’s music division as well as performances from the division of dance.

Each event is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact College Relations at 276-376-1027.