Ensemble Alioni Christmas Performances

On Saturday, December 3rd Ensemble Alioni are presenting a collection of rarely heard Georgian Christmas songs in their annual appearance on the Holiday Stage at the Museum of Science and Industry. The Ensemble will sing a 30 minute program as part of the museum’s “Christmas Around the World and Holidays of Light celebration. Access to the Christmas exhibit and holiday performances are included in the basic museum admission charge. There are so many interesting things to see at the museum — plan to stay for the entire afternoon!
http://www.msichicago.org/whats-here/exhibits/christmas-around-the-world/

Museum Holiday Show —

Date: Saturday, December 3rd, 2011
Time: 1:30pm – 2:00pm
Cost: $10 – $15 museum admission, and $18 per car parking
follow the link below for more info on admission costs and parking fees.
http://www.msichicago.org/visit-the-museum/museum-info/admission/

The Museum of Science and Industry
57th Street and South Lake Shore Drive, Chicago

The following Wednesday, December 7th, Ensemble Alioni will be sharing a concert with Golosa, a lively and very entertaining Russian choir, at the Old Town School of Folk Music. Alioni will present a 40 minute set during the first half of the program.

Concert with the Russian choir Golosa —

Old Town School of Folk Music
World Music Wednesdays
Date: Wednesday, December 7th, 2011
Time: 8:30pm
Cost: $5.00 (suggested donation)
Because of the low ticket price the concert is likely to sell out in advance. Get your tickets now!
https://www.oldtownschool.org/concerts/2011/12/7_boerte.php
or call for tickets: 773 728-6000

Old Town School of Folk Music
4544 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago
https://www.oldtownschool.org/aboutus/directions.html

Alioni is also celebrating its new CD release, Colorful Characters, which will be available for purchase at each event for $15. Alioni’s CD is also available NOW at the Different Drummer music store (inside the Old Town School — Lincoln Ave location). http://www.oldtownschool.org/strummer/

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