Locals perform in University of Mount Union Christmas Festival


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The Concert Choir and Cantus Femina at the University of Mount Union performed “The Glad Season, the Peace of Christmas” at this year’s Christmas Festival. The following students performed in the concert:

– Ashton Carr, freshman English major, from Washington C.H. and George Carr, junior theatre and music major, from Washington C.H.

There were performances on Thursday, Dec. 7, Friday, Dec. 8 and Saturday, Dec. 9.

The choirs performed “O Holy Night,” “O, Come All Ye Faithful,” “Sweet Little Jesus Boy” and “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing,” among others.

Concert choir is open by audition to all students on campus and it is comprised of students from a wide variety of academic disciplines. Cantus Femina is an all-female choir with the goals of discovering and performing outstanding repertoire for women’s voices.

The University of Mount Union, founded in 1846, is a four-year, private institution grounded in the liberal arts tradition. The university is located in Alliance, Ohio, 80 miles of both Cleveland and Pittsburgh. Mount Union offers an array of broad-based and career-specific undergraduate and graduate programs to its 2,200 students who experience outstanding opportunities for success after graduation. The university is committed to providing a student-centered approach and an exceptional educational experience.

For more information, visit mountunion.edu.

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