Aurea Ensemble at Highfield Hall & Gardens

Sunday, December 9, 4:00 pm

$30/$25 members

An annual Aurea holiday tradition, A Child’s Christmas in Wales features a delightful reading of the Dylan Thomas classic story, with musical interludes of Percy Grainger, Benjamin Britten and old English carols.  The program opens with varied works to celebrate the winter solstice and holiday season, including music of William Boyce, Krishan Oberon’s setting of The Oxen, Rebecca Clarke’s Combined Carols, poetry of Andrew Marvel, Mary Oliver, Katherine Mansfield, Longfellow and harmonica improvisations of Chris Turner.