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Christmas With Cantus

Cantus

Christmas with Cantus is a beloved holiday tradition for Classical MPR listeners featuring the eight voices of the male vocal ensemble live in concert. This year, with a little twist: The men of Cantus have reimagined for our times the famous 100-year-old Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols from Cambridge, England. 

Listen to the broadcast at 11 a.m. on Thursday Dec. 13.

The Current's 14th Birthday parties

The Current's 14th Birthday Party

The Current will celebrate 14 years on the radio with two nights of live performances at First Avenue in January. The back-to-back birthday events will feature eight acts over the course of two concerts on Friday, January 18, and Saturday, January 19. Get more information and the full line-up online!

Member pre-sale tickets go on sale Thursday, Dec. 13, at 10 a.m. with general sale tickets available for purchase on Friday, Dec. 14 at 10 a.m.

Upcoming Events

Cantus: Christmas with Cantus

Dec 13, 2018 11:00 AM CST | Westminster Presbyterian Church

Radio Heartland 10th Anniversary Celebration

Dec 13, 2018 07:00 PM CST | The Hook and Ladder Theater and Lounge

Guests: St. Vincent, Jon Batiste, Sara Watkins, Noam Pikelny

Dec 15, 2018 05:45 PM CST | The Town Hall

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