Buddy James, at right, will conduct all performances at Winter Gala Choral Concert Dec. 7.
The Cal State East Bay choirs, including the East Bay Singers and Singing Society, will perform in the university’s annual Winter Gala Choral Concert titled "East Bay Lessons and Carols" at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7 in the University Theatre on CSUEB’s Hayward Campus, 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd.
The holiday choral program will feature Leonard Bernstein's Chichester Psalms with full orchestra, as well as works by Haydn, Rachmaninov, Debussy and Tavener.
The concert will be led by conductor Buddy James, CSUEB’s director of choral and vocal activities, associate professor of music, and director of the School of Arts and Media.
Tickets are $5 to $7. Admission is free for anyone carrying a CSUEB ID.
Further information about the concert and ticket purchase is available online or by contacting the Cal State East Bay Music Resource Center at (510) 885-3167.