Simpson University, Weaverville Music Groups Welcome Christmas

For Immediate Release


"Welcome Christmas" Concert PosterREDDING, Calif. - The community is invited to free performances Friday and Sunday of a “Welcome, Christmas” program featuring the Simpson University Chorale, Trinity Repertory Singers, and Weaverville Community Chorus and Orchestra.

Friday’s performance is at 7:30 p.m. at First Church of the Nazarene at 2225 Bechelli Lane in Redding. Sunday’s performance is at 3:15 p.m. at the Trinity Alps Performing Arts Center in Weaverville.

This special pre-Christmas program will feature J.S. Bach’s “Magnificat,” Mechem’s “Seven Joys of Christmas,” and other lively carols, under the direction of Dr. Cyril Myers Jr., assistant professor of choral studies at Simpson University.

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Simpson University, established in 1921, is a Christian university offering undergraduate, graduate, and teaching credential programs. The university celebrated its 25th year in Redding and the completion of a Science and Nursing Center in 2014. Academic programs include ASPIRE, a degree-completion program geared toward working adults with both on-campus and online course offerings, including degrees in psychology and organizational leadership. For information about the university, or to arrange a campus visit, call 1-888-9-SIMPSON or visit


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(530) 226-4737