Christmas in Vienna showcases the world-renowned Vienna Boys Choir with voices of unforgettable beauty in an extraordinary program featuring Austrian folk songs, classical masterpieces, popular songs, and holiday favorites.
Gemma New - Conductor
Nmon Ford - Baritone
Holst - “Mars, the Bringer or War,” from The Planets
Strauss - “Dawn,” from Also sprach Zarathustra
Strauss, Jr. - “On the Beautiful Blue Danube” Waltz
Wagner - “O du, mein holder Abendstern,” from Tannhäuser
Giacchino - Voyage
Holst - "Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity,” from The Planets
Debussy/orch. Stokowski - “Clair de lune,” from Suite bergamasque
Morrison - “Moondance”
Mancini - “Moon River,” from Breakfast at Tiffany’s
Howard - “Fly Me to the Moon”
Williams - “Adventures on Earth,” from E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial
Conductor Gemma New helps us celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing. The program will be filled with popular classical favorites featured in the film 2001: A Space Odyssey, the music of John Williams celebrating outer space, a piece from E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, and much more, including a new work composed especially for this occasion by popular film and TV composer Michael Giacchino.