Holiday Music Service, Mark Daugherty and the USG Choir
Kirke Mechem’s Seven Joys of Christmas is a “Sequence of Carols”: the Joy of Love, the Joy of Bells, the Joy of Mary, the Joy of Children, the Joy of the New Year, the Joy of Dance, and the Joy of Song. The choir will be accompanied by Cheryl Cunningham, one of the area’s outstanding harpists.
It’s easy to assume that we’re better off when we see things clearly, and can work from an accurate analysis of ourselves and the world around us. But realism has its limits, and there may be a greater role for illusion than we generally acknowledge.