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Soloists featured at chorale’s Christmas concerts

Oboist Renate Sakins and organist David Billings will be featured in “The Spirit of Christmas” concerts by the Pittsburgh Concert Chorale this weekend.

Sakins is a member of the Renaissance City Winds as well as being principal oboist with the Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra and second oboist with the Akron Symphony Orchestra. Billings is the organist and director of music ministries at Fox Chapel Presbyterian Church as well as the accompanist for the chorale.

Concerts will be 8 p.m. Friday and 4 p.m. Sunday at Ingomar United Methodist Church, 1501 W. Ingomar Road, Franklin Park, and 8 p.m. Saturday at Fox Chapel Presbyterian, 384 Fox Chapel Road.

Admission is $20; $18 in advance; $8 for students; and free for children 11 and under.

Details: 412-635-7654.


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