St. James Episcopal Church, 76 Federal Street, New London, CT
The Anglican Singers will present a service of Lessons and Carols for Advent on Sunday, December 9, at 5 p.m. at St. James Church, New London. The 28-voice group, under the direction of Kevin Jones, with Joseph Ripka, organist, will sing works by Ravenscroft, Warlock, Victoria, Gardner, Bax and Hassler, and will premiere a commission by Peter Niedmann. Following the custom of the Festival Service of Lessons and Carols sung on Christmas Eve in Cambridge, England, for the University and the town, members of the greater New London community have been invited to read lessons, and the congregation will join in several carols. There is no charge for the service. All are welcome to join in this festive seasonal tradition.
For more information, visit www.anglicansingers.org, or call 442-7519.