Caldwell University Plans Annual Christmas Spectacular

Celebrate the holiday season when the Caldwell University Music Department presents its annual Christmas Spectacular concert 8 p.m.Friday, Dec. 8 in the Student Center Auditorium.

The University Chorale, directed by Laura Greenwald and accompanied by Warren Helms, will perform seasonal favorites including the lovely “O Magnum Mysterium” by Victoria, the joyful “Carol of the Bells” and Darmon Meador’s jazzy “We Three Kings.”

The wind ensemble, conducted by Rebecca Vega, will feature 55 high school honor band students from James Caldwell, Cedar Grove, Columbia, Morris Knolls, Nutley, Summit, Tottenville, Verona, Waldwick, Wayne Hills and West Essex high schools. They will perform Chorale and Shaker Dance, The Eighth Candle, Childhood Remembered, Ukrainian Bell Carol, Greensleeves, and Sleigh Ride.

General Admission is $10. Tickets will be available at the door. Student admission is free.

About Caldwell University

Caldwell University is a private, Catholic coed four-year university with a strong liberal arts core curriculum that enhances critical thinking and analytical reasoning. Caldwell offers 30 undergraduate and 30 graduate programs, including doctoral, master’s, certificate and certification programs, as well as online and distance learning options that prepare students for today’s global marketplace. The university has 15 NCAA division II intercollegiate sports programs and a football program that is a member of the Collegiate Sprint Football League.

Caldwell offers numerous clubs, fraternities, sororities and activities.   It is located on a beautiful 70-acre campus in suburban Caldwell, New Jersey. Caldwell was founded by the Sisters of Saint Dominic of Caldwell. Its core values of respect, integrity, community and excellence influence academic and campus life. For more information about Caldwell University, visit

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