Sunday, December 10 at 7:30 pm
Lessons and Carols at St. Mary’s featuring Adult and Youth Choirs
The parish community of the Church of Saint Mary, Manhasset will present its annual service of Advent Lessons and Carols on Sunday, December 10, 2017 in the church at 7:30 pm. “Behold! He Comes!” is under the direction of Mr. Robert C. Levulis, who serves as the director of music for the parish. This musical celebration will be lead by the choirs of St. Mary’s – Parish Adult Choir and Youth Choir, along with the Chamber Choir of St. Mary’s High School, which is under the direction of Mr. Andrew J. Koslosky, director of the performing arts program at The Schools of Saint Mary.
Through scripture readings and hymnody the Lessons and Carols retells the events leading up the great feast of Christmas and features works of Handel, Mendelssohn, Tschenekov, Franck, Widor, Von Herbeck, and other composers. The service is will be accompanied by The Schola Musica Orchestra and acclaimed organist, Mr. John P. Buckel.
All are welcomed to attend this beautiful evening that will bring serenity and joy to all in preparation for the celebration of the birth of our savior, Jesus Christ. A reception will follow in the Marian Room.