All Nations Rise will feature familiar Christmas hymns and songs from around the world such as “Carol of the Bells”, “Gesu Bambino”, “The Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy”, “Joy to the World”, “Hallelujah Chorus” and of course our audience-elected perennial “O Holy Night”. Guest performers will include piper Patrick Hutchinson who twice won the All-Ireland title in Uilleann Pipes, the Studio “C” Dancers in a grand processional, and the Samuel Fuller School Children’s Chorus. As always, the concert will be accompanied by live orchestra comprised of some of the area’s finest musicians.
All Nations Rise will be presented on Saturday, December 9th at 7:00pm and Sunday, December 10th at 3:00pm at the Taunton High School Auditorium, 50 Williams Street, Taunton. Admission is $18 for adults, $15 for seniors and students, and $12 for children 12 and under. A $2 discount per ticket for SMFC Supporting Members or groups of 8 or more is also available. The St. Mary’s Christmas Concert featuring the SMFC will be held on December 17th at 3:00pm at St. Mary’s Church, St. Mary’s Square in Taunton. Tickets at $15 each or 2 for $25.