Bethel College Music Department Presents 71st Annual Christmas Concert

Lissa Diaz

The Bethel College Music Department will present its 71st Annual Christmas Concert, Goodwill to All, Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 at 7:30 p.m., with a Dec. 1 matinee at 2 p.m. The concerts will take place in the Everest-Rohrer Chapel/Fine Arts Center – Auditorium on Bethel’s campus.

Bethel’s annual welcome to the Christmas season features the Concert Choir, Voices of Triumph, Chamber Orchestra, Percussion Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble. Inspiring performances, along with candles and carols, makes the Christmas Concert an event for the whole family. Musical highlights include works by J. S. Bach, Francis Poulenc, Hyo-Won Woo, Craig Courtney, and Shawn Kirchner, as well as a special celebration of the 200th anniversary of the carol Silent Night.

In addition to these musical performances, the concert will feature Bethel’s dance troupe, Spirit in Motion. Nativity scenes from several countries will be on display in the Great Hall of the Everest-Rohrer Chapel/Fine Arts Center.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7 for students/seniors, and are on sale now at or by calling 574.807.7080, Mon.-Fri., 1-5 p.m.