Trisha Yearwood to Host 2009 'Christmas At Belmont'
September 17, 2009 at 7:34 AM (PT)
BIG MACHINE artist TRISHA YEARWOOD will serve as host for the 2009 "Christmas at Belmont" performance at NASHVILLE's SCHERMERHORN SYMPHONY CENTER. The program will also air nationally on PBS on DECEMBER 23, 2009. BELMONT alumna YEARWOOD will be joined by more than 400 student voices, the BELMONT SCHOOL OF MUSIC faculty, and the NASHVILLE CHILDREN's CHOIR on the annual holiday show.
BELMONT PRESIDENT BOB FISHER said: “It was a great joy to welcome TRISHA back ‘home’ for our special edition of the GRAND OLD OPRY in honor of the 2008 Town Hall Presidential Debate. Her vocal talents leave every audience wanting more, and we are thrilled to partner with this amazing artist and friend for our annual 'Christmas at Belmont’ production.”
Previous hosts of “Christmas at Belmont” include alumni MELINDA DOOLITTLE, JOSH TURNER, and BRENDA LEE.