A Christmas Celebration | Sunshine Coast Symphony Orchestra


Sat Dec 09 2023



Celebrate the Christmas season with an evening of much-loved seasonal pieces by Vivaldi, Handel, Tchaikovsky and Britten, interspersed with modern popular classics like Sleigh Ride, Let it Snow and the suite from The Polar Express. Antonio Vivaldi Concerto for two cellos in G minor, RV 531 Sergei Prokofiev Lieutenant Kij Pyotr Tchaikovsky Nutcracker Suite (selected movements) Leroy Anderson Sleigh Ride Glen Ballard and Alan Silvestri, arr. Jerry Brubaker Polar Express Suite Leopold Mozart Sleigh Ride JS Bach Cantata No.140: Wachet auf / Sleepers Awake BWV140 Prokofiev Cinderella (selected movements) Tchaikovsky Swan Lake (selected movements) Handel Music for the Royal Fireworks (selected movements) Josef Strauss Winterlust Polka Williams Fanstasia on Greensleeves Leroy Anderson A Christmas Festival Danny Elfman The Nightmare Before Xmas (from the Tim Burton film) Sadler A Christmas Fanfare Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Three German Dances, K. 605 mile Waldteufel The Skaters Waltz, Op.183 Hans Zimmer Chevaliers de Sangreal (Knights of the Holy Grail) This concert will be the final performance in 2023 of the Sunshine Coast Symphony Orchestra in its new home venue at The Events Centre!