Illinois College to present Christmas on the Hilltop


The Illinois College choirs and percussion ensemble will present “Christmas on the Hilltop” on Saturday, December 2, at 7:30 p.m. in Rammelkamp Chapel.

The community is invited to attend the free concert which has become an annual tradition, drawing standing-room-only audiences from near and far. This year’s program is entitled “Gloria.” It features the music of the season and spans a multitude of musical styles and eras.

The Illinois College Concert Choir, Chamber Singers, Bellavoce, and Blue Tie Affair men’s ensemble will perform, joined by the Illinois College Percussion Ensemble performing traditional carols and seasonal favorites during the inspiring event.

Selections include Procession from A Ceremony of Carols, What Happens When a Woman, The Angel Gabriel, Snow on Snow, Carol of the Bells, Angel We Have Heard on High, Gloria and many more.

Admission is free and attendees are encouraged to arrive early to ensure seating. For more information, contact

About Illinois College

Founded in 1829, Illinois College is a residential liberal arts college fostering academic excellence rooted in opportunities for experiential learning while preparing students for lifelong success. The college is located in Jacksonville, Illinois. With an enrollment of more than 1,000 students, the college offers over 50 undergraduate programs. In 1932, the society of Phi Beta Kappa established a chapter at Illinois College, and it remains one of only 11 in the state.

Illinois College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association.

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