Sunday, October 15, 3:00 pm, Sheslow Auditorium, Drake University

See Past Events for program and recording

Sunday, December 17, 3:00 pm , St. Ambrose Cathedral, 6th Avenue and High Street in downtown Des Moines

Umeri, will present The Lessons, Carols, and Reflections of Christmas on Sunday, December 17, 3:00 pm, at St. Ambrose Cathedral in downtown Des Moines.  This year the concert will not only include the spoken word, choral music, and carols, but will also feature images from The Saint John’s Bible (  These illuminations, which have been viewed at many of the world’s most renowned art museums and historic venues, in combination with the readings and music, will draw the audience deeper into the beauty and joy of the holiday season.  A pre-concert presentation on the art of the Saint Johns’ Bible, given by Dr. Michael Rubbelke of the Saint John’s School of Theology, will be offered at 1:30 pm in the Pastoral Center, just across the street from the Cathedral.  In addition, all volumes of the Heritage Edition of the Bible will be available for viewing, both at 1:00 and following the concert.  There is no admission fee for either the pre-concert presentation or the performance.

Saturday, June 1, 7:30 pm, Sheslow Auditorium, Drake University

  Program to be announced