Christ Episcopal Church, 7305 Afton Road in Woodbury, will present a "Christmas Around the World" concert by Chris Falteisek and soloist Michelle Sieben at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 17.
All are invited to the free program. Refreshments will be served and a freewill offering accepted with proceeds going to the musicians. The performance, part of the church's 2017 concert series, will include music from Falteisek's newly released "Christmas Cheer-Unplugged" album. It will also feature several of Falteisek's personal compositions and Nordic favorites as well as multi-media presentations from his Nordic travels. Falteisek is a native of Prescott, Wis., a resident of Hastings and the minister of worship and music director at Christ Episcopal Church. He also serves as accompanist at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church in Hastings and St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in St. Paul Park. He has performed in Sweden, Norway and across the United States.