University SingersWin tickets to the Festival of Christmas choral concert in the DailyNews trivia quiz contest.

Trivia contest puts seasonal spirit up for grabs

The School of Creative Arts is offering DailyNews readers a chance to win two tickets to its Festival of Christmas choral concert, Dec. 7 or 8.

The UWindsor Chamber Choir and University Singers will perform seasonal favourites under the direction of Bruce Kotowich, in the Heritage Auditorium, Assumption Hall.

Both Saturday and Sunday performances are at 2:30 p.m. Admission is $20, with a student rate of $10. Purchase tickets in advance online; at the door payment will be accepted in cash only.

To enter the contest, just send your answers to the following questions about carols on the weekend program. The winner, selected at random from all correct responses received by 3 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, will receive two tickets to a performance.

  1. Which phrase completes the opening line of Ding Dong Merrily on High?
    a) and a cup of good cheer
    b) in heav’n the bells are ringing
    c) let steeple bells be swungen
    d) your eve’time, ye singers
  2. In the song Silver Bells, what are dressed in holiday style?
    a) city sidewalks, busy sidewalks
    b) children laughing, people passing
    c) strings of street lights, even stoplights
    d) a tree in the Grand Hotel, one in the park as well
  3. Ave Maria is the Latin form of which traditional Roman Catholic prayer?
    a) the Apostles’ Creed
    b) the Doxology
    c) Hail Mary
    d) Our Father

Contest is open to all readers of the DailyNews. Send an e-mail with your responses to One entry per contestant, please. Note: the decision of the judge in determining the most correct response is inviolable.