Tiger Take-off




School of Music to present Christmas Tapestry December 2nd

The Bluegrass Ensemble, consisting of, from left, Landon Dawson, a junior from Nicholasville, Ky.; Dr. Denis Santos, assistant professor of music and faculty sponsor of the ensemble; Will Whitt, a sophomore from Eminence, Ky.; Collin White, a sophomore from Campbellsville, Ky.; and Codie Allen, a junior from Campbellsville, Ky., perform in the Christmas Tapestry last year. (Campbellsville University Photo by Whitley Howlett)

By Simon Baker, student news writer, Office of University Communications CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – Campbellsville University’s School of Music will present the annual Christmas Tapestry Friday, Dec. 2, in Ransdell Chapel, 401 N. Hoskins Ave., Campbellsville, Ky.

There will be two productions of the tapestry, one at 10 a.m. and the other at 7 p.m.

Tickets are free, and the event is open to the public.

Performers will include Campbellsville University students, faculty, staff and alumni performing a wide variety of popular Christmas songs.

Dr. Tony Cunha, dean of the School of Music and professor of music at Campbellsville University, said, “Music students, faculty, and staff have spent many hours working on rehearsals and preparations for this year’s Christmas Tapestry.

“We look forward to sharing our music with everyone attending the performances that day.”

Jacob Hayes, a sophomore from Campbellsville, Ky., sings during the Christmas Tapestry last year in Ransdell Chapel. (Campbellsville University Photo by Whitley Howlett)

Cunha said the following ensembles and choirs will perform the following during the tapestry:

Jazz Band—It Came Upon a Midnight Clear

CU National Association for Music Education (NAfME) Ensemble—A Marshmallow World (with “The Candy Man”)

Saxophone Ensemble and Combo—Christmas Time Is Here

Women’s Choir—Gettin’ in the Mood (For Christmas)

Bluegrass Ensemble—Go Tell It on the Mountain

Flute & Clarinet Ensembles—Deck the Hall

Faculty Combo—Jingle Bells

For tickets, call (270) 789-5237 or email music@campbellsville.edu.

Campbellsville University is a widely acclaimed Kentucky-based Christian university that offers over 100 programs of study including doctoral, master, bachelor, associate and certificate programs. The website for complete information is www.campbellsville.edu.

Performing in the Christmas Tapestry last year was Elizabeth Day, a junior from Elizabethtown, Ky. (Campbellsville University Photo by Whitley Howlett)