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Utah Chamber Artists is celebrating Christmas this year with "The Three Bs" – Alfred Burt, Abbie Betinis, and Barlow Bradford. The Alfred Burt Carols are a staple of the Christmas season. Barlow Bradford (who has composed two new holiday songs for the 2012 concert, "Was Not Christ Our Saviour", and the rollicking "Christmas Carol" set to a poem by 17th-century poet George Withers), the choir, and orchestra will focus on the Burt family tradition of sending Christmas cards that include newly-composed carols by showcasing the music of Alfred Burt and his grand-niece, composer Abbie Betinis. The concert will be Monday, Dec. 3, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. in Libby Gardner Concert Hall.
The 32-year-old Betinis lives in St. Paul, Minnesota where she is an adjunct professor of composition at Concordia College. Bradford will feature four of her carols.
For tickets call Kingtix at 801-581-7100 or visit them online at http://www.kingtix.com.
Tix prices are as follows: Adults: $15, students $10. Day of Concert - Adults $17.50, students: $12.