2011-12-14 / Arts and Entertainment / Community

Christmas Vespers, a Mount St. Mary Tradition

St. Philip's Garrison joins in the singing

Combined choirs sang at Mt. St. Mary College.Combined choirs sang at Mt. St. Mary College.The Mount Saint Mary College Choir and the St. Philip’s Church Choir from Garrison, along with professional orchestral musicians from the Hudson Valley, presented Christmas Vespers at the Chapel of the Holy Rosary in the Dominican Center, December 4. 

A Service of Nine Lessons and Carols, including works by Felix Mendelssohn, Benjamin Britten, Gustav Holst and Morten Lauridsen, was directed by Dr. Durward Entrekin, professor of music, shown here conducting his 19th Vespers. 

For more scenes from Christmas Vespers, please visit www.msmc.edu

 

 

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