HPU Events

12th Annual Winter Concert

November 22, 2013 07:00 PM - November 22, 2013 09:00 PM

Location: Central Union Church, 1660 S. Beretania St., Honolulu

Event Type: Winter Concert

Winter Concert

Don’t miss the 12th Annual Winter Concert, a free event featuring the HPU Band, International Vocal Ensemble, Chorale, and HPU Symphony Orchestra, on Friday, Nov. 22, 7 p.m. Central Union Church. 

Titled, “In Dulci Jubilo,” (Joy to the World), talented HPU musicians will present works from around the world as well as a few Christmas classics! See the selections below.

Admission is free, with plenty of free parking. A calabash offering will help support HPU's performing arts (for example, the International Vocal Ensemble is scheduled to tour China in May 2014).

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HPU Symphony

  • Rites of Tamburo (Robert W. Smith)
  • Summon the Heroes, written for the 100th Olympic Games (John Williams)
  • Sleigh Ride (Leroy Anderson)

International Vocal Ensemble

  • Dawn (Eric William Barnum)
  • I Am In Need of Music (David L. Brunner)
  • Love Walked In (George Gershwin, arr. Steve Zegree)

International Chorale

  • Gaudete! (Arr., Michael Engelhardt), soloists Sarah Hanes, Kylie Lackore, Carson Chappins, Natalie Pierson
  • Sanctus, from Mass for Many Nations (Rupert Lang)
  • The Ground, from Sunrise Mass (Ola Gjeilo), violins Eric Iwanaga and Nathan Miyano, viola David Turkes, violoncello Brian Webb Almanza
  • He’ll Make a Way (Byron J. Smith), soloists Celeste Indvik and Luigi Du 

HPU Band

  • A Celtic Christmas (Traditional/arr. Hosay)
  • Greensleeves (Traditional/Alfred Reed)
  • Christmas Variants (Elliot Del Borgo)

International Vocal Ensemble, Chorale, HPU Band

  • Hawaiʻi Aloha/Aloha Oʻe (Lorenzo Lyons/Queen Liliuokalani arr. Agasa/Ruszkowski)
Jesand Amodo photo