19th century holiday music coming to University Hospital

December 12, 2018  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

Elizabeth Mitchell and the Dodworth Duo will be performing at Michigan Medicine.

The Dodworth Duo brings alive the music of America’s past in formal period attire with voice, various instruments (banjo, fife, harmonica and pennywhistle) and guitar.

Classically trained mezzo-soprano Elizabeth Mitchell and classical tenor David Andrews bring holiday music from the 19th century Dodworth era (1835-1895) in a historical context while encouraging audience participation.

On Thursday in University Hospital, you’ll hear songs such as “God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen,” “White Christmas,” “Little Drummer Boy,” “Angels We Have Heard On High” and “It Came Upon the Midnight Clear,” as well as audience requests. Look for live stream of the concert on the Gifts of Art Facebook page.

What: Gifts of Art free concert

When: Noon – 1 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 13

Where: University Hospital Main Lobby, Floor 1.