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December 2007

Holiday Concerts

No corner of Munich will be free from the joyous sounds of holiday celebrations this December. Here is a selection of the innumerable performances on schedule in the city:

Bavarian Advent The Goldnagl Ensemble and the Riederinger Singers present works by Vivaldi, Corelli and others. December 5, 7:30 pm
Schloss Nymphenburg (Hubertussaal)

Ave Maria The most beautiful compositions venerating Mary. December 8, 7:30 pm
Residenz (Allerheiligen Hofkirche)

Old Russian Christmas Traditional Christmas songs, masques and dances from Russia. December 9, 3 pm
Gasteig (Philharmonie)

Gregorian Christmas Choir concert with adaptations of great pop songs and Gregorian Christmas chorals. December 14, 8 pm
St. Matthäus Church

Münchner Weihnachtssingen Soloists including Enrico de Patua present Christmas classics. December 14, 8 pm; December 15, 2 pm, 5 pm & 8 pm; December 16, 11 am, 2 pm, 5 pm & 8 pm
Residenz (Allerheiligen Hofkirche)

Christmas Oratory Bach’s cantatas presented by the Schwabinger Bach Ensemble and the Markus Choir of Munich. December 16, 6 pm
St. Markus Church

A Christmas Carol The Goldnagl Ensemble presents Charles Dickens’s famous tale (in German) and works by Vivaldi, Corelli, Purcell and Handel. December 17, 7:30 pm
Schloss Nymphenburg (Hubertussaal)

Alpine Christmas Traditional Christmas music for harp, zither, dulcimer and contrabass. December 18, 7:30 pm
Schloss Nymphenburg (Hubertussaal)

Baroque Christmas Music December 19, 8 pm
Residenz (Hofkapelle)

Festival of Christmas Lessons and Carols Baritone Thomas Gropper sings and reads Christmas songs and stories with support from the Munich Bach Choir. December 20, 8 pm
St. Markus Church

Christmas Oratory Conductor Enoch zu Gutenberg and the KlangVerwaltung Orchestra present Bach’s oratory in two parts. I-III: December 23, 5 pm; IV-VI: December 23, 7:30 pm

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