Fill your heart with the spirit of Christmas. Below you will find a list of Christmas concerts found throughout the Diocese of Louisiana. All are open to the public.
For additions or corrections to this list, email Karen Mackey firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Trinity Artist Series: Lusher All School Orchestras
Sunday, December 02 at 2:00 pm at Trinity Church (New Orleans), 1329 Jackson Ave
LUSHER All School Orchestras 100 performers: Winter Theme program of Music by Prokofiev and others.
- Trinity Artist Series: New Orleans Trombone Choir
Sunday, December 02 at 5:00 pm at Trinity Church (New Orleans), 1329 Jackson Ave
The New Orleans Trombone Choir, John Risey, director in a program of Christmas favorites from Pop culture, hits to Gospel & Jazz.
- Krewe de Voix: Christmas in Tudor England
Friday, December 07 at 7:00 pm at Trinity Church (New Orleans), 1329 Jackson Ave
Krewe de Voix: Christmas in Tudor England:Krewe de Voix Chamber Choir will present a program of English choral music from the age of Henry VIII to Elizabeth I featuring carols, motets and hymns of the period. A 12-voice all-professional ensemble specializing in Renaissance and Baroque music, Krewe de Voix will kick off its third season with the music of William Byrd, Thomas Tallis, Thomas Weelkes and other great composers of the late English Renaissance.
- The New Orleans Black Chorale Annual Christmas Concert (Trinity, New Orleans)
Saturday, December 08 at 6:30 pm at Trinity Church (New Orleans), 1329 Jackson Ave
The New Orleans Black Chorale Annual Christmas Concert with Dr. John E. Ware, Conductor, Veronica Down Dorsey, Pianist and Albinas Prizgintas, Organist. This year’s theme is “Follow the Drinking Gourd, Follow the Star”. The Black Chorale, founded in 1979, is noted for singing traditional American Negro spirituals as well as compositions and arrangements by contemporary African-American composers.
- Christmas Presence (Christ Church Cathedral, New Orleans)
Wednesday, December 12 at 7:00 pm at Christ Church Cathedral (New Orleans), 2919 St. Charles Ave
Christmas Presence Featuring the Real Presence Trio (Soprano, Piano, and Cello) Christ Church Cathdral, 2919 St. Charles Ave, New Orleans Wednesday, December 12 from 7-8 p.m. A concert of contemplative Christmas music presented by musicians of our Real Presence Service.
- Christmas Brass Spectacular (Christ Church, Covington)
Sunday, December 16 at 5:00 am at Christ Church (Covington), 120 S. New Hampshire St.
On December 16, Christ Episcopal Church in Covington will be filled with Christmas joy and excitement with "A Christmas Brass Spectacular" produced by Erik Morales featuring the Louisiana Brass, a brass quintet comprised of some of the finest local brass players in Southeast Louisiana with drums/percussion. Doors open at 4:30 p.m.; the concert begins at 5. All concerts in the series are free and followed by a wine and hors d'oeuvres reception in Holzhalb Hall for audience and performers. Date: Sunday, December 16, 2018 Time: 5:00 p.m. – 6 p.m. (Doors open at 4:30) Admission: Free Where: Christ Episcopal Church, 120 S. New Hampshire Street in Covington, at the entrance to Bogue Falaya Park. There is a handicap entrance on the Park side of the church. For more information call (985) 892-3177.
- Lyrica Baroque (Christ Church Cathedral, New Orleans)
Friday, December 21 at 7:00 pm at Christ Church Cathedral (New Orleans), 2919 St. Charles Ave
Lyrica Baroque - Dec. 21 at 7PM - Join us as we celebrate the season with an evening of exquisite music and festive holiday favorites.
- Messiah Holiday Concert (Trinity Church, New Orleans)
Sunday, December 23 at 5:00 pm at Trinity Church (New Orleans), 1329 Jackson Ave
Messiah Holiday Concert: A holiday program featuring Paul Weber, Trinity's organist & choirmaster, and soloists from the Trinity Choir will include excerpts from the Messiah, solo instrumental and vocal works for the season, and a festive audience-participation rendition of the Hallelujah Chorus.
- Trinity Artist Series: Holiday Celebration
Sunday, December 30 at 5:00 pm at Trinity Church (New Orleans), 1329 Jackson Ave
SPECIAL HOLIDAY CELEBRATION Grammy Award winning musician Delfeayo Marsalis and his Uptown Jazz Orchestra featuring Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn's jazzy rendition of the classic Nutcracker Suite, classic holiday songs and a good old-fashioned 2nd-line ending. The 15-piece Uptown Jazz Orchestra won 2017 Best of the Beat award for "Best Contemporary Jazz CD" and captivates audiences every Wednesday night at Snug Harbor. Uptown Jazz Orchestra combines the best elements of the big band sound with a unique New Orleans flavor This concert promises to be one of the greatest jazz events in the city!