Home for the Holidays

Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.
The Palace Theatre, Greensburg


Tickets $16-up

Celebrate the holiday season by joining the WSO for its 19th Annual Home for the Holidays concert, conducted by Maria Sensi Sellner and featuring Meghan DeWald soprano and the 60-member All-Star Choir of Westmoreland County, directed by Melody Vigo. Hear all your favorite holiday music including Christmas Sing-a-long, Silent Night, God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, The Christmas Song, O Little Town of Bethlehem and the traditional finale – The Hallelujah Chorus from the Messiah.
Just Announced: The concert features a World Premiere of For Behold from Henceforth by Pittsburgh-based composer Nancy Galbraith. [Learn more]

  • Free, convenient parking in the Bell Garage [directions]
  • Family-friendly ticket pricing starts at $16.
  • Dress in a favorite festive outfit or dress casually.
  • Snap a few photos around the beautifully decorated vintage Palace Theatre. Tag #wsoconcert

About Meghan DeWald
Soprano Meghan DeWald has been the recipient of several awards including Second Place Regional Finalist (Upper Midwest Region) and is a three-time District Winner in the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions. She is also the first place winner of the Opera San Nicola Competition and the Lansing Matinee Musicale.  DeWald earned her Doctor of Music in Vocal Performance and Literature at Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music, where she also earned her Master of Music degree.

About Maria Sensi Sellner
Guest conductor Maria Sensi Sellner grew up in Westmoreland County and graduated from Valley High School. She then went on to Carnegie Mellon where she double majored in Mechanical Engineering and Music Composition. Ms. Sellner is the first three-time winner of the American Prize for Opera Conducting and is the Artistic & General Director of Resonance Works | Pittsburgh. 

 

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