Brevard College To Host Festival Of Nine Lessons, Carols


Last updated 12/5/2018 at 3:40pm

The Brevard College Concert Chair and Chamber Singers will perform this Saturday, Dec. 8. (Courtesy photo)

The Brevard College Concert Choir and Chamber Singers, under the direction of Dr. David Gresham, invite the public to the 22nd annual Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols on Saturday, Dec. 8, in The Porter Center for Performing Arts at 7:30 p.m.

The concert is free and open to the public.

The annual service follows in the tradition of the longstanding cere-mony held at King's College in Cambridge, England, where the festival was introduced 100 years ago by a former army chaplain as a response to World War I.

The ceremony alternates biblical readings chronicling the prophecy and birth of...

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