Lessons and Carols

By The Byrd Ensemble (other events)

Sunday, December 5 2021 3:00 PM 4:30 PM PDT

The Byrd Ensemble and Allegra from the Seattle Girls Choir under the direction of Sarra Sharif Doyle present Lessons and Carols, a performance based on A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols popularized by the King's College Chapel since 1918. The program consists of nine readings, each followed by a traditional carol performed by the choir, and another sung by the audience. 


WILCOCKS: Once in Royal David's City
WILLCOCKS: Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day
WOOD: Ding Dong, Merrily on High
RUTTER: Love Came Down at Christmas
BIEBL: Ave Maria
PÄRT: Bogoroditse Djevo
GOETZE: Dormi, Dormi (Italian Carol)
RUTTER: Shepherd’s Pipe Carol
arr WINKLER: Huron Carol
arr WILLCOCKS: The First Nowell

**COVID precautions**

We are requiring all guests 12 and over to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination and photo ID at the door; or negative COVID test within 72 hours of the concert. Guests must wear masks during the performance. Please note that the singers will also be masked during the performance. 


Mailing Address

PO BOX 12505 Seattle, WA 98111