Branford, Conn.: The Connecticut Yuletide Carolers will celebrate the start of the holiday season with a concert of carols on Sunday, November 25, at 7:00 p.m. at the United Methodist Church of Branford. Victorian carolers will fill the winter air with the bright sounds of the season, singing traditional and contemporary Christmas music a capella in 4-part harmony to bring holiday cheer to young and old alike. Refreshments will be served afterwards.
The Connecticut Yuletide Carolers was formed in 2006 by Guilford residents Michael and Lori Cartwright. The group has grown to 24 singers from all along the shoreline, making over 60 performances throughout Connecticut and New England. The group has appeared on WFSB’s “Better Connecticut” and WTNH's "Connecticut Style" programs, and was featured in a television commercial for Big Y World Class Market. They have a cameo in the feature film Christmas All Over Again. They perform at holiday festivals, wedding receptions, libraries, shopping centers, corporate and private home parties, senior residences, and museums. A complete list of public appearances can be found at www.ctyuletide.com
The Carolers released their inaugural CD in 2015, featuring 15 holiday classics, including "Jolly Old St. Nicholas," "Carol of the Bells," "Let It Snow," and "Joy To The World". The CD will be available for purchase at the concert or at their website, www.ctyuletide.com
The United Methodist Church is located at 811 East Main Street in Branford, Conn. There is a suggested donation of $15. All proceeds will benefit the church’s general operating fund. Visit www.ctyuletide.com or call (203) 673-9485 for more information.