Foxburg’s beautiful neo-Gothic Memorial Church of Our Father constructed by Hannah Fox of the Fox family, Foxburg’s namesake, will resound with glorious strains of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Brass Ensemble on Sunday, December 18 at 7:00 PM. The stone church, boasts an intimate atmosphere and superb acoustics, made more compelling by the poinsettias adorning the sanctuary – an ideal environment for this concert of traditional Christmas favorites performed by some of the most celebrated brass musicians in the world. Join us for “The Spirit of Christmas”, an auspicious beginning of Christmas week.
You will be uplifted and touched by the elegant arrangements of Christmas favorites from the PSO Brass’ Christmas CDs. Their concerts have been described as been referred to as “Holiday cheer delivered with virtuoso flair.” AND you will be entertained! Audiences are familiar with the friendly and jovial spoken introductions the PSO Brass offers before embarking on a Holiday musical journey in styles ranging from the traditional to Spike Jones. It promises to be a holiday favorite you will want to make an annual tradition.
Join us for the closing concert of ARCA’s 2016 season, keeping your joyous spirits high for Christmas-only as week later! Indeed, let the trumpets sound!!
For the December 18 concert of the Pittsburgh Symphony Brass, parking will be in the AC Valley Medical Center, opposite the AC Valley Schools, up the hill from the church, one-half mile, on route 58. Shuttle service to the church will begin an hour before the performance, at 6:00 PM.