Comfort and Joy: A Home-Made Holiday - Sun. Dec. 13 5pm PST


Inspired by our beloved candlelight Christmas concerts and hosted by Artistic Director Magen Solomon, our virtual event will be something completely new.

This concert will be streamed live on Sunday, December 13 at 5pm PST, and available to you to watch at any time after that through December 31st.

Join us as we combine new and old with a twist, including favorite SFBC holiday music, guest artists, visual art, audience sing-alongs, a world premiere, and more!

Guest Artists

  • Velocity Handbell Ensemble
  • Robert Ward, alphorn
  • Steven Bailey, piano
  • John Walko, organ
  • The Whole Noyse, Renaissance Wind Band

Special Treats

  • “Electric Paintings” by artist Clive McCarthy
  • World premiere of Ted Allen's Mendocino Coast, September 2020,

    commissioned by SFBC for this concert
  • Interviews with composers and guest artists