Subject: Click...Pick...and Go! Your E-Buzz Events for the Week Dec. 13 - 19

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The list below is a small selection of the many cultural events happening across our region this coming week. We recommend you click the link above for our complete listing for this period.
Annalise Ewald
Jorge Prego
Music from Baroque Spain

Wed. Dec. 13, 12:05pm 
St. Paul's on the Green

Haunting music from the Iberian Peninsula written by two prolific Spanish court composers: Marin and Durón. (More)
Becca Lowry
Lauren Mabry
Alyse Rosner
Venus Fly

Thur. Dec. 14, 6pm
Flinn Gallery
The Greenwich Library
Opening Reception

New abstract work by three women artists, each working in different media: large-scale paintings, mixed media wood carvings, and ceramics: Becca Lowry, Lauren Mabry, and Alyse Rosner. 
Music on the Hill
Sounds of the Season

Fri. Dec. 15, 7:30pm
St. Matthew's Episcopal Ch.

A traditional Christmas concert of the Jubilate Ringers handbell choir and Festival Chorus, includes classic carols and Christmas songs, both old and new, as well as favorite carols sung by all with the majestic St. Matthew's organ. David H. Connell's "A Star" is a hauntingly beautiful setting of poems by Unitarian Universalist clergyman, Rudolph Nemser. Ellen Dickinson's "Light in the Darkness," receiving its premiere performance, is an arrangement of twelve carols in four movements -- Hope, Peace, Love, and Joy -- for chorus and handbells with crotales. 
Susan Fehlinger 
From City to Sea

Fri. Dec. 15, 6pm
Westport Library
Opening Reception

Fehlinger's bold cityscapes, painted since she moved to Fairfield county, are contrasted with her simple coastal images and seascapes reminiscent of her years living on Cape Cod.  (More)
Suzanne Sheridan
Rockin' The Bob 
(Dylan That Is)

Fri. Dec. 15, 8pm 
Voices Café
Unitarian Church, Westport
Suzanne Sheridan will be covering the Dylan songs that most people know and will want to sing along with. She will be joined by musicians Bob Cooper (keyboard and Hammond organ); Colin Healy (harmonica, mandolin, fiddle and backup vocals); drummer Scott Lebish; and Paul Horton on lead guitar. Mixed seating: cabaret-style at tables and concert seats. (More)
A Christmas Carol: A Live Radio Play

Dec. 15-17
Music Theatre Of Connecticut

Charles Dickens’ immortal tale comes to life during a 1940s Christmas Eve live radio broadcast, featuring live music and sound effects -- fun for the entire family! A new holiday tradition from the creators of "It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play," one of the top ten most-produced plays in America. 
Music for Youth
Chamber Singers of the
Fairfield County Children's Chorale
Sat. Dec. 16, 7pm
St. Thomas Aquinas Church

Postponed from last Saturday, the program includes classical, holiday, gospel and popular vocal selections. Food and cash donations will be collected for Operation Hope. (More)
Norwalk Symphony Orchestra
Joys of the Season: 
Bach to Pops

Sat. Dec. 16, 5pm
Norwalk Concert Hall

In Bach's Christmas Oratorio, the orchestra will be joined by members of the Mendelssohn Choir of CT, the Fairfield County Children's Choir and soloist Blythe Gaissert. This will be followed by a sing-along and the Hallelujah Chorus. (More)
Dick Rauh, Barbara W. Sferra, and Susan Spivack
Brush, Pencil, & Needle

Sat. Dec. 16, 4:30pm
Bruce S. Kershner Gallery
Fairfield Public Library

You are invited to the reception for Brush, Pen and Needle, works by Dick Rauh, Barbara W. Sferra, and Susan Spivack, who will talk about their work at 5:15 pm. The show runs through January 16. (More)
Angel Choir
Holiday Concert
Sun. Dec. 17, 4pm
St. Andrew's Church

EVERYONE is encouraged to join the rehearsals at 4pm for the Angel Choir holiday concert at 6pm. With Larissa Friedenberg and her Gold Coast Trio, the Angel Choir will explore the music of the holidays from Gregorian Chant to popular favorites. Devoted to inviting all people to use music making as rehabilitation for the spirit, Angel Choir also offers a platform for cancer patients and survivors and to anyone who wants to commemorate someone who has been lost to the disease. (More)
Norwalk Metropolitan 
Youth Ballet
Stars of Tomorrow
Sun. Dec. 17, 5pm
Wall Street Theatre

The dancers of Norwalk Metropolitan
Youth Ballet's (NMYB) Apprentice Ensemble and Ensemble Etoile are set to take the stage in NMYB's Stars of Tomorrow. 37 dancers will be performing the 39 dances they are taking to Youth America Grand Prix, the world's largest student scholarship competition. Come marvel at the choreography, the costumes, and be inspired by the dedication of these dancers to their craft. 
A Christmas Carol 
Sun. Dec. 17, 1pm & 4pm
Westport Country Playhouse

This joyous holiday musical for young audiences (ages 6-13) captures the humorous and touching moments of Charles Dickens’ classic tale with all the familiar characters. Lyrics by Mark Waldrop and music by Dick Gallagher. (More)
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