Take a break from the holiday rush as nearly 100 tuba, euphonium, baritone and sousaphone musicians play everyone’s favorite Christmas tunes. This musical event promises “Winter Wonderland” memories to get you in the holiday spirit. Area tuba, euphonium and baritone players interested in participating in this year’s Tuba Christmas can attend the rehearsal from 9:30 to 11 a.m. the morning of Dec. 21 in Room 127 in the Center for the Arts at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi (6300 Ocean Drive). Registration to participate begins at 9 a.m. with a $5 registration fee. Tuba Christmas carol books will be available during the registration for $20. Hats and scarves will also be available for purchase. Musicians need to provide their own stands for the rehearsal and performance. This year’s conductors are Dan T. Sipes from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi and Donald Pinson from Del Mar College with Master of Ceremonies filled by DMC’s David Irving. Free parking will be available at the university while street parking is available at the Bank of America Building.
Friday, Dec. 21 at noon, Bank of America, 500 North Shoreline. For more information about participating as a musician or the Tuba Christmas performance, contact DMC faculty member David Irving at 698-1616 or email@example.com