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Loyola Presents 25th Annual Christmas at Loyola Concert

Loyola press release - November 14, 2017

In keeping with tradition, Loyola University New Orleans will open the Christmas season with its signature Christmas at Loyola concert, held at historic Holy Name of Jesus Church.

The opening of the Christmas season! Join Loyola University New Orleans on Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017 for the 25th annual Christmas at Loyola concert. An annual audience favorite, the free event will be held at 3 p.m. at Holy Name of Jesus Church adjacent to the university’s campus at 6367 St. Charles Ave.

The concert, which showcases a spectacular brass and choir opening, includes a performance by The Loyola Strings, the newly renamed university chamber orchestra led by internationally acclaimed virtuoso violinist and faculty member Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg. The Loyola Chorale, Jazz Band One, the newly-formed Chorale SSA, Brass Ensemble, and university organist Dr. Marcus St. Julien will also perform. The joyous event will also include an audience Christmas carol singalong.

“This is an opportunity for us to celebrate the beauty of the season, to join campus and community together in a beautiful space with gorgeous music. We look forward to it every year!” said Dr. Meg Frazier, director of the School of Music.

Christmas at Loyola is free and open to the public, and all Loyola students, faculty, staff, and community members are invited to attend this exciting annual community event. Free parking is available in Loyola’s West Road garage, located on West Road and accessible from St. Charles Ave.

For more information, visit presents.loyno.edu contact the Loyola Box Office at (504) 865-2074.