Swedish Christmas and Santa Lucia Fest

Swedish Christmas and Santa Lucia Celebration
Highland Heights Community Center
December 6, 2015

The Nobel-Monitor Lodge #130 Vasa Order of America hosted their annual Christmas and Lucia Fest on December 6, 2015. Highlights included the songs by the Vasa Voices Choir and the Lucia procession and songs by the children.

The Vasa Voices Choir of Nobel-Monitor Lodge #130 Vasa Order of America performed first. The Director is Reid Taylor and the Accompanist is Xin Dai.

This first song is Det ar ros utspringen or Lo, How a Rose by Michael Praetorius.

This song is Var halsad skona morgonstund or O Morning Star How Fair and Bright by Wallin/Nicolai.

Vasa Voices Choir

Vasa Voices Choir

This song is Harlig ar jorden or Beautiful Savior, a Silesian folk melody by B.S. Ingeman.

Director Reid Taylor

Director Reid Taylor

Piano Accompanist Xin Dai

Piano Accompanist Xin Dai

This song is I vintermanads morka tid or Twas in the moon of wintertime, a French-Indian Christmas carol.

Director Reid Taylor and Vasa Voices Choir

Director Reid Taylor and Vasa Voices Choir

This song is Nar juldagsmorgon glimmar or When Christmas Morn is Dawning by Burchardt.

This song is Julvisa or Christmas Carol by Jean Sibelius.

Vasa Voices Choir

This song is Jag drommer om en jul hemma or White Christmas by Irving Berlin.

This song is O Helga Natt or O Holy Night by Adolph Adam. The soloist is Reid Taylor.


Stay informed about the local Swedish community by signing up for the free Swedish eNews mailings. You can select other specific (Finnish, Norwegian, etc.) groups as well. It's easy and free.
Fill out the form for the free Swedish eNews.

If it's Scandinavian in Cleveland, it's on ClevelandPeople.Com***

This song is O Du saliga or O Thou Joyful by Johannes D. Falk.

Vasa Voices Choir

This song is Stilla Natt or Silent Night by Mohr/Gruber.

This song is Vi onskar Eder alla en angenam julhelg or We Wish you a Merry Christmas in both Swedish and English. Director Taylor then thanked the choir and audience.

Vasa Voices Choir

Bo Carlsson

Bo Carlsson

Sweidsh Vasa - Karen Chilcote

Karen Chilcote

Marty Bergman - Swedish Christmas basket

Marty Bergman

Next Page - Lucia Procession and Children's Choir

Top of Page

Back to Cleveland Swedish

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact us.
Your message could be HERE!

ClevelandPeople.Com is sponsored in part by
Margaret W Wong & Associates

Immigration Services for Corporations and Individuals
Fulfilling Dreams of Living in the United States

Stay informed about
the news and special events
of the Group(s)
you choose by
signing up
for the free

Follow ClevelandPeople
on Twitter

Follow ClevelandPeople on Twitter

or Cleveland People on Facebook

Like the work
of ClevelandPeople.Com?
Contribute to the cause
via Paypal

Visit our
On-line Store
featuring Books, DVDs,
Music, Flags,
Clothes, Food
and more from our
various ethnic groups.

Browse over 6,500
YouTube videos

Murder in the Cultural Gardens
Whodunit Mystery
by Dan Hanson
set in the
Cleveland Cultural Gardens

 Copyright © 2009-2023
      Magnum Computers Inc.