“Witnesses of Christmas: Symbols of Christ” a concert featuring 12 popular European musical artists and a set of 10 traditional European Christmas carols is now available for online viewing through mid-January.
The ‘Witnesses of Christmas – Symbols of Christ’, an hour-long musical Christmas concert featuring ten performances by popular European performers, is now available to be watched on several digital channels of the Church. The concert was produced in Europe by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and it focuses on traditional Christmas symbols, like the star, tree, bell, and gifts, among others and their connection to Jesus Christ.
Filmed in the Charles Dickens Museum in London and the Roman Theatre of Merida in Spain, the concert features performances in several musical genres by twelve European artists: Ruth Lorenzo (Spain), the Herreys (Sweden), Salome Moana (Switzerland), Naura (Spain), Igor & Vesna Gruppman (Ukraine and Serbia), Alex Sharpe (Ireland), Jack and Marta Tyndale (UK and Spain) and Wolfgang and Constanze Gebauer (Germany and Austria). The narrator is Savannah Stevenson (UK). To find out more about how the concert came to be, click here.
All the performers donated their time and talents to the production free of charge, as did the ten performers in the ensemble that accompanied them. The programme is narrated in English and is now available in 31 languages with either voiceover or subtitles, including Albanian, Armenian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, French, Finnish, German, Greek, Georgian, Hungarian, Icelandic, Italian, Maltese, Serbian, Dutch, Macedonian, Maltese, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovene, Swedish and Ukrainian.