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Northwinds Symphonic Band begins Christmas season with concert
Free concert Dec. 3 at First Baptist Church in Gainesville
The Northwinds Symphonic Band will perform its annual Christmas concert at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 3 at First Baptist Church in Gainesville.

The Northwinds Symphonic Band will welcome the Christmas season with its annual Christmas concert Dec. 3, in Gainesville.

The free concert will be at 7:30 p.m. in the First Baptist Church Banquet Hall at 751 Green St. NW.

Conductors Mercer Crook, Elden Moates and Vicki Pinson will conduct many favorites such as “Suite from the Nutcracker Ballet,” Victor Herbert’s “March of the Toys,” “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas” featuring vocal soloist Michelle Alexander and of course everyone’s favorite “Sleigh Ride.”

Harris Blackwood will present a special narration of “The Night Before Christmas.”

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