The Assumption College Chorale will present their annual "Sounds of the Season" holiday concert on Sunday, November 22nd, at 2:00pm in the Chapel of the Holy Spirit at Assumption College. The concert will feature favorite carols as well as less familiar seasonal music. Michelle Graveline, Director; Ian Watson, accompanist. Free and open to the public. Please also join the chorale for a reception in the Tinsley Community Center, Lauring Community room following the concert.
The Assumption College Chorale in the first concert of the season will present a concert of varied choral works from traditional to contemporary. The Chorale is directed by Dr. Michelle Graveline and accompanied by Mr. Ian Watson. Please join us in the Tinsley Community Room immediately following the concert for a reception.
The Assumptionists cordially invite the College community to the Ordination to the Priesthood of Br. Ronald Sibugan, A.A. to be conferred by His grace The Most Reverent Robert McManus on Saturday, the 2nd of May 2015 at 10 a.m. in the Chapel of the Holy Spirit, Assumption College, 500 Salisbury Street, Worcester MA 01609.
Reception to follow immediately in the Testa Science Center Atrium.
Christmas Eve Mass – 8 p.m., with a prelude of song at 7:30 p.m., in the Chapel of the Holy Spirit
There will be no services on Christmas morning.
The “Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols,” a tradition originating in nineteenth century England, has been celebrated at Assumption College as a worship service for the Advent/Christmas Season to listen to biblical readings and sing carols.
WEATHER UPDATE: As of 2/6/2015 this event will be held as scheduled for 2/8/2015. If there is inclement weather please check this website prior to the event.
Snow Date: Feb. 22nd
A FEAST OF BAROQUE CONCERTOS
The Bach Consort of Worcester returns to open the 2014-2015 HumanArts series with a guest artist on the bassoon, Adrian Jojatu. The Consort will also be continuing their series of concerti grossi, featuring Handel’s Concerto Grosso op. 6 no. 11, and Corelli’s Concerto Grosso op. 6 no. 9.
The Assumption College Band under the direction of its conductor, Bruce Hopkins, will be performing a concert of familiar Holiday repertoire along with its regular concert selections in the Chapel of the Holy Spirit. Featured will be different instrumental ensembles as well as soloists from the Band.