KidSounds, TeenSounds, YouthSounds Present A Glad Noel in Burien.

Dates: Dec. 9; 7:00pm
Location: Highline Performing Arts Center – Burien
Tickets: $15 (Seniors $10, 17 & under free with a paid adult ticket) www.nwassociatedarts.org or 206-246-6040

Burien, WA – Light the Lights! Hang the Garlands! Under the artistic direction of Paula Hawkins, KidSounds, YouthSounds and TeenSounds will join forces to present A Glad Noel, on December 9 at 7pm at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien. Burien’s newest chorus, SilverSounds Northwest, makes a special guest appearance in the program, singing Down, Down the Chimney Tonight, and joining our young singers for a special song. The program will be filled with traditional songs of the season as well as modern Christmas favorites, and the second half of the program will feature holiday songs from cultures around the world, including Ala Nanita, African Noel and Calypso Lullaby. Bright costuming and creative choreography will highlight the show and add joy, fun and the Spirit of Christmas for audiences of all ages.

Families hunting for affordable entertainment will delight and parents looking for a risk-free way to introduce their children to the joys of choral music can rest easy because Northwest Associated Arts youth ticket program lets young people 17 and under in free with a paid adult ticket.

YouthSounds & TeenSounds Northwest demonstrate Northwest Associated Arts’ commitment to providing musical education and performance opportunity for young people from grades 3 through 12 in South King County. Each year the three choruses perform together for two mainstage concerts at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien. In a time of radical funding cuts to music programs in the schools, these ensembles provide an important and life-changing opportunity for students to learn through the discipline of music. Along the way, audiences are delighted with the entertaining performances of these dedicated young singers. The goal of KidSounds, YouthSounds & TeenSounds Northwest is to foster a love of singing by engaging a wide variety of music repertoire. Proper vocal technique, theory and artistry are emphasized with an eye towards developing well-rounded young musicians.