Thursday 22 Dec 2016

BBC Concert Orchestra

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It’s Christmas at Saffron Hall and that means celebration: as we welcome singer to the England Rugby Team (and the Queen) Laura Wright and two of our best local choirs for an evening of festive music from four centuries. It’s a stocking-full of Yuletide classics and favourite carols, lovingly wrapped and delivered with style by the BBC Concert Orchestra. Your Christmas starts here – get ready to sing along!

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Presented by Saffron Hall

There are no upcoming performances.
BBC Concert Orchestra
Saffron Walden Choral Society
Saffron Walden County High School Chamber Choir
Ben Gernon conductor
Laura Wright soprano

Bach Christmas Oratorio (opening chorus)

Delius Sleigh Ride

Berlin arr. Bateman White Christmas

Trad. Away in a Manger

John Rutter Shepherd’s Pipe Carol

Trad. Silent Night

Martin/Blane Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

Prokofiev Troika from Lieutenant Kijé

Adam arr. John Rutter O Holy Night

Handel Hallelujah Chorus


Tchaikovsky Suite No.1 from The Nutcracker

Martin Williams (arr.) Christmas Medley: Santa Claus is Coming to Town; Winter Wonderland; Grown-Up Christmas List; Most Wonderful Time; Snow; White Christmas

Torme/Wells The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting)

Anderson Sleigh Ride

G Langford (arr.) Christmas Medley: Ding Dong Merrily on High; Midnight Clear; In Dulcio Jubilo; Unto Us; Angels from the Realms; First Noel

Trad. We wish you a Merry Christmas