Christmas music lovers and fans of the all-male Grammy award-winning vocal ensemble Chanticleer are in for a rare treat to start the holiday season. 

The Middleburg Concert Series presents “A Christmas Spectacular” featuring the Shenandoah University Conservatory Choir on Saturday, Dec. 14 at the Middleburg United Methodist Church, located at the corner of Washington and Pendleton Streets.

The concert begins at 4 p.m. Chanticleer Director Emeritus Dr. Matt Oltman will lead the 30-member Shenandoah University Conservatory Choir in a
not-to-be missed performance of classical and contemporary Christmas favorites in the final concert of the 2019 series. Over the last decade, Oltman directed the all-male vocal ensemble, Chanticleer, in addition to releasing 12 acclaimed recordings, touring extensively throughout Europe, North America, and Asia, and directing numerous choral groups, master classes and workshops worldwide.

The Shenandoah University Conservatory Choir will be accompanied by renowned organist, Dr. Dudley Oakes, who is an adjunct professor at Shenandoah Conservatory and a member of the Middleburg Concert Series Steering Committee. The Goodstone Inn will host a meet the artists reception following the performance. 

Tickets can be purchased in advance at or at the door for $20 per person. Students and guests 18 and under are free. Tickets can also be purchased in advance by mail from: Middleburg Concert Foundation, P.O. Box 1967, Middleburg, VA 20118.

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