NEBRASKA CITY – Over 160 people gathered Sunday for Nebraska City’s 37th annual Advent Recital to hear music from an equal number of vocalists.
Singers from the United Methodist Church, First Christian Church, First Presbyterian Church, St. Benedict’s Catholic, Bethel United Church of Christ, Apple Corps and Belles-A-Peelin’ joined St. Mary’s Catholic adult and youth choirs.
Accompanist included Edie Madsen, Angie Madison, Tammy Partsch, Abby Reese and Luke Partsch.
Choir directors are Sarah Roberts, Dan DeFreece, Stephanie Stanek, Dean Thomson, Randy Shippee, Kate Roberts, Connie Gieseking and Jen Hamilton.
The recital, narrated by Tom Ramage and hosted by St. Mary’s Catholic Church, finished with a mass choir singing the Hallelujah Chorus.