ARTS Pick: Charlottesville & University Symphony Orchestra and UVA’s University Singers


Concertgoers naughty and nice can catch the holiday spirit when the Charlottesville & University Symphony Orchestra and UVA’s University Singers team up to make the yuletide bright for their ninth annual family holiday concert. Michael Slon conducts a program of familiar festive favorites, including “Silent Night,” “The Twelve Days of Christmas,” and more. Music department chair Richard Will’s bluegrass fiddle adds a dash of fun to traditional tunes, and on Sunday afternoon former governor Gerald L. Baliles joins in the magic as a guest conductor.

Saturday 12/7 & Sunday 12/8. $10-40, 8 and 3:30pm. Old Cabell Hall, 109 Culbreth Rd. 924-3376.