Author: Kevin Lee

A trio of Tchaikovsky this December

As December rolls around, thoughts inevitably turn to rodent monarchs and sugar plum fairies, thanks in no small part to the genius of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. It’s been estimated the Russian composer’s perennial classic has...

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Something new at the Saenger

The Mobile Symphony Orchestra is providing a new twist on their customary Holiday Pops show by bringing in harmonic heavyweights Pentatonix, an a capella group who won NBC’s “Sing Off” competition. The combo are touring Europe...

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Gettin’ down with Dickens

When Charles Dickens penned “A Christmas Carol” in 1843, little did many realize the archetypes he was planting on a holiday that wasn’t the calendar heavyweight we know now. Christmas trees and greeting cards were still nascent...

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MOJO’s Blue(s) Christmas

A special time of year calls for a special schedule and the Mystic Order of the Jazz Obsessed is following suit. Their monthly celebration of truly American music has been moved to the third Monday of December rather than its...

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Give through Gloria Dei

Nothing could fit with the spirit of the Christmas season better than a gathering of souls dedicated to dissolving delineation and give their time toward inspiring others then turning the fruits of those efforts into further...

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Hilltop holiday harmonies

The ethereal setting of St. Joseph’s Chapel is the perfect setting for this Yuletide concert bringing several organizations together for seasonal salute. The Greater Mobile Bay Area Choral Society, the Spring Hill College...

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