Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

‘Twas the Night Before Christmas – Reading and Music

December 20, 2015 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

In 1822, as a Christmas present for his six children, Clement Clarke Moore wrote the poem ‘Twas the Night before Christmas, which became a classic for all to cherish. Come to The Church of the Intercession for a reading of this poem with William Rhoden, sports columnist for The New York Times, with musical accompaniment by jazz bassist and composer Ron Carter. A musical prelude begins at 3:30pm.

After the reading, join the lantern procession to Trinity Cemetery and Mausoleum, where a wreath will be laid at the gravesite of Clement Clarke Moore.



December 20, 2015
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Event Category:


The Church of the Intercession and Trinity Church Cemetery & Mausoleum
Broadway at West 155th Street
New York, New York 10007

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *