The Buried Treasures Ensemble will be guest artists at the 15th annual New Year's Gala Concert on the First Sundays at Four Series in Church of the Ascension, 16 Linwood Ave. at 4 p.m. Sunday.
The ensemble, consisting of oboe, bassoon, piano and soprano, will present a program called "Through the Eyes of the Composer," which features settings by William Rich, Reno Fusani and Walter Hartley of the poem "Moods of the Pacific" by Buffalo-based poet Barbara Holender.
Works of Weber, Richard Cumming, Henri Brod and Willard S. Elliott will also be performed.
The 18th Annual "Little Christmas Concert" will be presented at 4 p.m. Sunday in Assumption Church, 435 Amherst Street, by The Wanderers and The Children of Light. Entitled "Out of Darkness a New Life Is Born," the program will include contemporary, traditional and Polish Christmas music, along with slide presentations and scriptures.
Silvertones Flute Choir will present a program called "Collage in Concert" at 4 p.m. Sunday in St. Joseph's R. C. Church, 8 Park Street, Perry.
Chautauqua Chamber Singers conducted by Lee Spear will present the 12th Annual Twelfth Night Procession at 7:30 p.m. Sunday in First Presbyterian Church, 509 Prendergast Ave., Jamestown.
Featured will be the premiere performances of "Jubilate Deo" by Dan Locklair and a new precessional setting by Buffalo composer Roland Martin for chorus, soloists, brass and organ of "O Come, O Come Emanuel."
The concert will also feature the women's voices in music of Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179), observing the 900th anniversary of her birth.