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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 
Sunday, December 12, 2010

Contact:
Mona M. Rock
(410) 547-9000, ext. 277
mrock@thewalters.org

Ancient Roots of Holiday Music

Ancient Roots of Holiday Music

What:

The Twelve Days of Christmas is rooted in ancient Egypt’s twelve day mid-winter festival celebrating the earthly king Horus’ birth, with one day’s celebration for each month in their calendar. Honoring traditions linked to antiquity across world cultures, religions and time, our musi­cians will perform Medieval, Victorian, and modern Christian, Jewish and other world musical traditions.

Where

Sculpture Court, The Walters Art Museum

When

Sunday, December 12, 11 a.m.–4 p.m.

Price

Free