Director Jason Shelton brought Portara Ensemble back to Studio C in advance of the choir's concert on winter and holiday themes, drawing from classical and American folk traditions. The full performance is at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 10 at Belle Meade United Methodist Church.
Gustav Holst: In The Bleak Midwinter
- Alana Griffith, solo
Herbert Howells: A Spotless Rose
Cesar Carillo: O Magnum Mysterium
Morten Lauridsen: Mid-Winter Songs
- Horacio Guendulain, piano
Rosephanye Powell: Have You Seen the Baby Jesus?
- Vanessa Jackson, solo
Sacred Harp: Shepherds, Rejoice!