Acclaimed Bay Area women's vocal ensemble Solstice has just released their first holiday recording, "Winter Solstice". Hear this eclectic mix of holiday songs performed live in the intimate upstairs meeting room of the Finnish Hall in Berkeley and let the angelic voices of these seven women ease you into the peace and warmth of the season.
The evening's selections include the Spanish Renaissance "A un nino llorando al hielo", several Middle English Christmas texts set by 20th century composer Williametta Spencer, an original arrangement of Vince Guaraldi's "Christmas Time is Here" from the Charlie Brown Christmas special, and Paul Simon's "Hazy Shade of Winter." The beautiful arrangement of "Silent Night" by Lasse Kontula is sung in Finnish, German, and English.
Come away with the joy of the season in your heart and several copies of "Winter Solstice" in your shopping bag. It's the perfect last-minute solution for those hard-to-please folks on your list.
$15.00 adults, $10.00 students/seniors.