Local musicians are invited to take part in the Garden City Symphony

and Chorus presentation of "An English Christmas" concert at 7:30 p.m.

Dec. 14 at Clifford Hope Auditorium.

Under the direction of Priscilla Hallberg, the evening of festive

music will feature a guest harpist. Local musicians, both singers and

instrumentalists, are invited to participate in the performance.

Rehearsals are scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday nights at the Community

Congregational Church, at the corner of Third and Walnut streets, from

Tuesday through Dec. 10. Repertoire includes holiday pieces by Britten,

Byrd, Vaughn Williams, and Handel.

If you'd like to part in the special holiday event, call 290-3168 and

leave your name, phone number, email address and your voice part or the

instrument you play.