Music department presents Annual Holiday Concert

Jones Auditorium - 11/30/16 - 11/30/16

Contact: Julie Navejar or 361-593-2590

As a gift to the community, the music department at Texas A&M University-Kingsville will present their 11th Annual Holiday Concert at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30, at Jones Auditorium.

Four different music ensembles with about 175 students will present holiday classics performed by Mariachi Javelina, the Concert Choir, Jazz Band I and the Wind Symphony. The concert will conclude with an audience sing-along.

The Holiday Concert also serves as a benefit for the Toys for Tots campaign. Audience members are asked to bring unwrapped toys to the concert in lieu of admission.

Some of the musical selections include mariachi favorites; selections from Handel’s Messiah-For Unto Us a Child is Born, Behold the Lamb of God and the Hallelujah Chorus; Rocky Point Holiday; Sleigh Ride; Jingle Bells; Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas; Santa Claus is Coming to Town; and Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.

For more information, call 361-593-2803.