A Festive Evening With Kristen Plumley

     Friday, December 8, 2023
West Side Presbyterian Church

Prelude Concert

Ramapo College Concert Band
Chris Wilhjelm – Director

Adult – $25.00
Senior (62+) – $20.00
Student – $5.00

This evening of music is sure to delight with “shimmering soprano” (The New York Times) Kristen Plumley and audience-favorite TubaChristmas. The program will include “Sheep May Safely Graze” arranged by Philip Sparke, “Emmanuel Variants” by Robert E. Foster, and the traditional holiday favorites performed by tuba and euphonium players from across the area.

Guest Soloist
Kristen Plumley – Soprano

Kristen Plumley – Soprano

Described as possessing a “shimmering soprano” (The New York Times) with “sparkle and precision” (The Washington Post), Connecticut native Kristen Plumley has performed with many opera companies throughout the country, including New York City Opera (Barbarina in Le Nozze di Figaro), Virginia Opera (Norina in Don Pasquale and Zerlina in Don Giovanni), Chautauqua Opera (Sophie in Werther), Lyric Opera of Cleveland (Despina in Così fan Tutte), Amarillo Opera (Musetta in La Bohème), Greensboro Opera (Adina in L’Elisir d’Amore and Gilda in Rigoletto), Opera Festival of New Jersey (Nannetta in Falstaff and Amor in Orfeo ed Euridice, Boheme Opera (NJ) (Adele in Die Fledermaus), Opera Memphis (Yum-Yum in The Mikado) and Nevada Opera (Josephine in H.M.S. Pinafore).Read More


Minor Alterations 2 – David Lovrien
Sheep May Safely Graze – Philip Sparke
Roman Carnival Overture – Hector Berlioz
O Holy Night – Adolphe Adam
A Hanukkah Festival – arr. Chris Bernotas
TubaChristmas Selections

Program Subject To Change

All New Jersey Wind Symphony Subscription Concerts are held at the West Side Presbyterian Church, Ridgewood, NJ.  West Side Presbyterian Church is fully ADA compliant providing handicap accessible entry to the concert venue as well as bathroom facilities. Important signage and directions are presented in braille..