Eight cellists from our Orchestra on Tour, the Philharmonia, just made Christmas 2016 very special.
Like the beginning of a joke, but better: two top-flight choirs walked into a bar, and belted out this classic Ave Maria.
Male vocal ensembles Chanticleer and Cantus were both passing through Virginia and decided to meet up.
Of course, you can’t have these two ensembles meeting up and NOT have them sing a little something together, can you? Before long, they were belting out a gorgeous rendition of Franz Biebl’s Ave Maria.
Oh, to be a barfly on that night…
And here’s a lovely photo of them all, presumably after drink had been taken: