KCET Airs Chapman University's 49th Annual Holiday Concert Dec. 19 at 8 p.m.


Burbank, CA - December 10, 2012 - Celebrate the holiday season with KCET, the nation's largest independent public television station serving Southern and Central California, and Chapman University, one of California's oldest and most respected private universities, with Chapman University's 49th Annual Holiday Concert, airing Dec. 19 at 8 p.m.


Conducted by Stephen Coker, Angel Vazquez-Ramos and Daniel Alfred Wachs, the broadcast features the university's combined choirs and chamber orchestra for a concert of traditional and world music for the season, featuring more than 125 singers and musicians. This festive performance includes holiday sing-alongs as well as musical pieces celebrating this time of year around the world. 


The program repeats Thursday, Dec. 20 at 1:30 p.m.; Sunday, Dec. 23 at 4:30 p.m.Monday, Dec. 24 at 2 p.m. and Christmas Day on Tuesday, Dec. 25 at 8 p.m. 


On-air, online and in the community, KCET plays a vital role in the cultural and educational enrichment of Southern and Central California. KCET offers a wide range of award-winning local programming as well as the finest public television programs from around the world. KCET currently produces the Emmy®, duPont-Columbia and Peabody Award-winning SoCal Connected, a hard-hitting prime-time nightly television news program that examines the issues and people of Southern California. Throughout its 48-year history, KCET has won hundreds of major awards for its local and regional news and public affairs programming, its national drama and documentary productions, its quality educational family and children's programs, its outreach and community services and its website, kcet.org. KCET is a donor-supported community institution. For additional information about KCET productions, web-exclusive content, programming schedules and community events, please visit kcet.org.



Consistently ranked among the top universities in the West, Chapman University provides a uniquely personalized and interdisciplinary educational experience to highly qualified students. Our programs encourage innovation, creativity and collaboration, and focus on developing global citizen-leaders who are distinctively prepared to improve their community and their world. For more information visit www.chapman.edu.


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