Now Playing Dec. 19-26: Classical



“CHORAL AND ORCHESTRAL ORATIO: A PERFECT SEGUE TO CHRISTMAS EVE”: A performance of Camille Saint-Saëns’ “Christmas Oratorio” and Vivaldi’s “Gloria RV 588.” 5:15 p.m. Dec. 22. Church of the Redeemer, 222 S. Palm Ave. 955-4263;

ENCORE CHORALE: New Sarasota affiliate of the national choral-musical arts program is seeking new members ages 55 and older for the fall season. Weekly daytime rehearsals (at 2:15 p.m. Mondays) have been moved to the senior retirement facility Bay Village, 8400 Vamo Road, near Sarasota Square Westfield. No audition required. 376-7788;

“THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR”: A holiday music show with Broadway star Andrea McArdle. Dec. 21-22. Historic Asolo Theater, 5401 Bay Shore Road. 360-7399;

PERLMAN MUSIC PROGRAM WINTER RESIDENCY: 10th Anniversary of the Perlman Program, Dec. 23-Jan. 3. Visit website for schedule of free community events and ticket pickup information. 955-4942;



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