Symphony West Orchestra

December 10, 2014 program cover

A Merrie Olde English Christmas

December 19, 2014, 7:30 p.m.
Victoria Marra, Conductor

A Noyse of Minstrels - Gordon Jacob

Angels, From the Realms of Glory - Montgomery arr Robert W. Smith

The North Star Waltz - Emil Waldteufel

Christmas Fugue - Robert B. Brown

I Saw Three Ships - arr Jill Galina

The Holly and the Ivy - arr John Riggio

A Welsh Noel - Dave and Jean Perry

The Chestnut Intermediate School Eagle Choir, Christine Kilbane, Director

Sing-Along: Deck the Halls and We Wish You a Merry Christmas

In the Bleak Midwinter - Gustav Holst arr Robert W. Smith

A Highland Carol - Michael W. Smith arr Fettke

Hallelujah from Messiah - George Frederic Handel

The 12 Days of Christmas - arr William Ryden

Laura Hengle, Mezzo-Soprano

Scherzo for Christmas - A. W. Benoy

Fantasia on the Alleluia Hymn - Gordon Jacob

Trepak - Prosper Morand

A Vaughan-Williams Christmas - setting by Douglas E. Wagner
Forest Green (O Little Town of Bethlehem) originally appeared in the first edition of the English Hymnal, 1906; Wassail, Wassail, All over the Town (1913); Sussex Carol (On Christmas Night) 1912

Sleigh Ride - Leroy Anderson

This evening’s concert is made possible through the generosity of the McAfee Family and our Donors. Thank you!