This Is Christmas
Let First Baptist Church & Vocal Artistry welcome you home for the holidays with their 4th Annual Christmas Concert “This Is Christmas.” Start off your season with an inspiring evening of new and traditional carols led by conductor Joseph Caulkins on Saturday, December 1 at 3:00 PM and Sunday, December 2 at 7:00 PM. The concert will take place at First Baptist Church Downtown, and is open to the public. Audiences will be treated to a Florida Premiere of “Alpha and Omega,” a three-movement work by Gwyneth Walker weaving familiar carols with original music scored for full orchestra and Vocal Artistry. The combined choirs will also perform Walker’s setting of the Christina Rossetti text “Love Came Down at Christmas." A professional orchestra led by Concertmaster Reiko Niiya will accompany the Sanctuary Choir, First Baptist Ringers, soloists, and Vocal Artistry. While this is a free concert, an offering will collected with a portion of the proceeds to benefit the Harry Chapin Food Bank as well as a food collection. For more information, call 334-7747 or visit our website www.firstbaptistfm.org.
First Baptist Church Downtown
1735 Jackson Street, Fort Myers, FL 33901