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DECEMBER 15 Cape Breton’s first family of song, The Barra MacNeils, present an East Coast Christmas with special guests including Alan Doyle and Jimmy Rankin. Roy Thomson Hall, 8 p.m., $29.50 to $69.50.
DECEMBER 15 & 16 Angelic tunes are on offer as the St. Michael’s Choir School lends its 270 voices and 75 years of tradition to a charming holiday concert. Massey Hall, Saturday 7:30 p.m., Sunday 3 p.m., $20 to $40.
DECEMBER 18, 19, 21, 22 & 23 The Toronto Symphony Orchestra and Toronto Mendelssohn Choir join to perform Handel’s Messiah, a seasonal tradition. Roy Thomson Hall, various times, $38 to $105. —Eva Voinigescu