WILKES-BARRE, PA (11/29/2017) Wilkes University Chamber Singers are getting in the holiday spirit with their concert, Comfort and Joy: A Merry Evening of Music, on Dec. 10. The music begins at 7:30 p.m. in The Circle Centre for the Arts, 130 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre.
The singers are directed by Steven Thomas, professor of music and chairman of the performing arts. The program will include songs such as Irving Berlin's White Christmas, Ed Henderson's A La Nanita Nana, and Antonio Estevez's Mata del Anima Sola.
Admission is free and open to the public and donations are accepted.
About Wilkes University:
Wilkes University is an independent institution of higher education dedicated to academic and intellectual excellence through mentoring in the liberal arts, sciences and professional programs. Founded in 1933, the university is on a mission to create one of the great small universities, offering all of the programs, activities and opportunities of a large, research university in the intimate, caring and mentoring environment of a small, liberal arts college, at a cost that is increasingly competitive with public universities. The Economist named Wilkes 25th in the nation for the value of its education for graduates. In addition to 43 bachelor's degree programs, Wilkes offers 25 master's degree programs and five doctoral/terminal degree programs, including the doctor of philosophy in nursing, doctor of nursing practice, doctor of education, doctor of pharmacy, and master of fine arts in creative writing. Learn more at www.wilkes.edu.