Family Christmas Eve Worship


Trumpeter David Glukh will join RHCC Youth Choir Alums including the "McZollis" - Charlie and Jack McKean, John and George Mazzoli, to perform at the 4 p.m. Christmas Eve worship service.

Former members of the youth choir are invited to join the rehearsal at 3:00 p.m. on December 24 to prepare the anthems, which will include “The Snow Lay on the Ground,” accompanied by RHCC choir member and harpist Thalia Cokkinos, “Christmas Is a Feeling,” and “See Amid the Winter’s Snow.” The McZollis will sing “Rise Up Shepherd.”

Trumpeter David Glukh will present a prelude of festive music and carols before the service. Glukh was born in Moscow in 1975 and studied at the Gnesin Music School. In 1990, he emigrated to Israel where he served for three years in the army orchestra.

Since his graduation from The Juilliard School in May 2000, David Glukh has been leading an active performance schedule first as a member of Dallas Brass (2000-2002) and later as a bandleader, composer, and a soloist of David Glukh International Ensemble, Manhattan Soloists, and Wholly Brass in addition to solo engagements throughout the world.

Mr. Glukh has performed live television and radio broadcasts on WFDU, NPR, WQXR, Cable Networks of Connecticut, Rhode Island, Texas, and Kol Ha Musica (Israeli Classical Music Radio Station).
As a soloist, Mr. Glukh has appeared with the Louisville Orchestra, Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic, Jupiter Symphony, Lyric Theater Orchestra, Raanana Symphoniette, IDF Orchestra, Ulianovsk Symphony Orchestra, and Ensemble Melodia.