Oregon East Symphony to Present Holiday Music Festival on Dec. 9


The Oregon East Symphony in Pendleton will present the annual Holiday Music Festival on Sunday, Dec. 9 at the Vert Auditorium, 480 S.W. Dorion Ave. Performances begin at 2 p.m.

The festival will feature a variety of community vocal and music ensembles in an ecumenical celebration of the holidays through song. Performers include the Eastern Oregon Community Big Band, led by Andy Cary; the Pendleton Men’s Chorus, led by Bill Mayclin; Our Songs are Alive, led by Fred Hill; and Sisters in Song, led by Lezlee Flagg and Cheryl Carlson.

Tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for seniors, $15 for students and $55 for families. They’re available at Pendleton Art & Frame, the symphony office at 345 S.W. Fourth, online, and at the door. For more information, call 541-276-0320. The event is sponsored by Dr. Gary and Diana Zimmerman and CHI St. Anthony Hospital.