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

program

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 - "Hallelujiah," from Messiah

Saturday, December 17, 2011

7:00 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!

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