Friday, December 2, 7:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Virginia Beach, 300 36th St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451. A Christmas Eve Service of Lessons and Carols. The choir is led by Choirmaster and Music Director, David S. Kunkel. For information, call (757) 428-6332.

First Presbyterian Church

Friday, December 2, 7:30 p.m., Holiday Music and More. Black Box Theater of the Tidewater Community College, Chesapeake Campus. The Eastern Virginia Brass opens the new Coastal Chamber Music series with a family concert. Tickets are $15.

Saturday, December 10, 2016, 7:30 pm
Sunday, December 11, 2016, 4 pm
Saturday, December 17, 2016, 7:30 pm
Sunday, December 18, 2016, 4 pm

VCS: Sound the Trumpet

Virginia Choral Society presents Sound the Trumpet brass accompanied seasonal favorites, with selections by Lara Hoggard and Bob Chilcott, accompanied by the Eastern Virginia Brass. For the second year in a row, we invite local high school choirs to sing at our four concerts! Come and enjoy the sounds of the season! Tickets at the door: Adults/$18, Senior, Military, Students/$15; Tickets in advance: Adults/$15, Senior, Military, Students/$12. Buy tickets online: From a chorus member, at 3. From Pro Music & Sound (2715 Route 17, Yorktown, VA) or Peninsula Town Center, Guest Services (4410 East Claiborne Square, Suite 212, Hampton, VA) Dec 10: Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 179 E Mercury Blvd, Hampton, VA 23669. Dec 11: Trinity Lutheran Church, 6807 Huntington Ave, Newport News, VA 23607. Dec 17: Trinity Lutheran Church, 6807 Huntington Ave, Newport News, VA 23607. Dec 18: Music and Theater Hall, Ferguson Center for the Arts, 1 Avenue of the Arts, Newport News.

Friday, December 9, 7 p.m., Evensong at Eastern Shore Chapel, 2020 Laskin Rd., Virginia Beach. The quintet performs with the ESC choir under the direction of Martin Sunderland. Open to the public.

Sunday, December 11, 11 a.m., a Service of Lessons and Carols, Royster Memorial Presbyterian Church, 6901 Newport Avenue, Norfolk. RMPC Choir and the EVB quintet directed by Sharon Foxwell. Call 757-423-8536

Saturday, December 24, 4:30 p.m., All Saints Episcopal Church, 1969 Woodside Lane, Virginia Beach, Christmas Eve Service with music by the All Saints Episcopal Church choir, directed by Rev. R. Scott Foxwell and the EVB. Call 757-481-0577

All Saints Episcopal Church

Saturday, December 24, 10:30 a.m., Prelude and Service of Lessons and Carols, First Presbyterian Church of Virginia Beach, 300 36th St, Quintet and Choir directed by David Kunkel. Call 428-6332

Saturday, Feb. 25, 3 p.m., Eastern Virginia Brass Trio, John Tyler Community College, 13101 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Chester. A program of brass trios and the premiere of a work, the Grapes of Brass, by Leigh Baxter. Call 804-796-4000. Presented with the assistance of the Virginia Commission for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Eastern Virginia Brass

Eastern Virginia Brass and Young Audiences of Virgina

Young Audiences of Virginia continues to present performances in schools. To schedule the Eastern Virginia Brass, call (757) 466-7555.

EVB Brass and Organ Concerts


  • Grand Choer Dialogue by Gigout
  • Sir Patrick Spaens by Waddell
  • Rigaudon by Campra
  • Let Nothing by Brahms
  • Contrapunctus IX by Bach
  • Prayer by Dixon
  • Canzona duo by Gabrieli
  • A Hornpype by Aston
  • Septimi tempi by Dinda
  • Symphonie "Tocatta" by Widor
  • Stars amd Stripes by Sousa

Times of some performing may change from those listed above, but will be updated in future calendars. Any questions regarding specific performances may be made by contacting Marlene Ford at 757-340-6406 or

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