Glorious Sound of Christmas
Rossen Milanov - Conductor
Curtis Institute of Music - Special Guest Artist
Opera Company of Philadelphia - Special Guest Artist
Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia - Chorus
Pat Ciarrocchi - Narrator
Mendelssohn - "Hark! the Herald Angels Sing!"
Bach - "Dona nobis pacem," from Mass in B minor
Vivaldi - Concerto for Four Violins
Tchaikovsky/Ellington - Selections from The Nutcracker
Various - The Many Moods of Christmas, Suite II
Bass - Gloria
Puccini - Selections from La bohème
Fry - The Hall Bedecked!
Holcombe - 'Twas the Night Before Christmas
Gruber - "Silent Night"
Handel - "Hallelujah," from Messiah
Friday, December 16, 20117:00 pm Verizon Hall
The Philadelphia Orchestra lends its lush sound to timeless holiday classics! Named for the Orchestra's best-selling Christmas album, these concerts are ideal for listeners of all ages and are sure to put you into the holiday spirit!