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'AETN Presents: A Holiday Music Gala' & Jackie Evancho coming Friday, Dec. 9

Posted on 08 Dec 2011


A special holiday "AETN Presents," featuring traditional carols, songs of the season and unique arrangements of spirituals with a Christmas theme, kicks off your Friday night.

"AETN Presents: A Holiday Music Gala" features The University of Central Arkansas Chamber Singers and the Vesper Choir from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. Songs performed include:

  • "How Unto Bethlehem"
  • "How Far is it to Bethlehem"
  • "For Unto Us a Child is Born"
  •  Carol of the Bells
  • "Ave Maria"

Be sure to stay tuned for "Great Performances: Jackie Evancho: Dream With Me in Concert." Evancho is known as the 11-year-old girl with the extraordinarily big voice who came to national prominence on "America's Got Talent" where she dazzled the audience with her rendition of Puccini's "O Mio Babbino Caro."

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"AETN Presents: A Holiday Music Gala" airs Friday, Dec. 9, at 6:30 p.m. followed by "Great Performances: Jackie Evancho: Dream With Me in Concert" at 8:30 p.m.


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