David Firman - Conductor
Caroline Sheen, Damian Humbley, Nadim Naaman - Vocalists
It's the most wonderful time of the year!
Tonight the CBSO transforms itself into a seasonal time machine, with top West End vocalists singing the hit songs of Christmases gone by, from Frosty the Snowman and Santa Baby to Sleigh Ride and - of course - White Christmas. Join us, and launch your festive season with a swing: because all we want for Christmas is you!
All I Want For Christmas - Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas - What Are You Doing New Year's Eve? -Let It Snow - Santa Baby - Well, Did You Evah? - Sleigh Ride - White Christmas - Winter Wonderland - Adeste Fideles - Silent Night - Jingle Bell Rock - It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas - The Candy Man - The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting) - The Man With The Bag - Santa Claus Is Coming To Town - I'll Be Home For Christmas - Jingle Bells - Mele Kalikimaka - It's The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year - Baby, It's Cold Outside
The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra is the flagship of musical life in Birmingham and the West Midlands - and one of the world's great orchestras. Based in Symphony Hall, it gives over 130 concerts each year in Birmingham, the UK and around the world, playing music that ranges from classics to contemporary, film music and even disco. At its centre is a team of 90 superb professional musicians, and a 95-year tradition of making the world's greatest music.cbso.co.uk
Symphony Hall opened in 1991 to public and critical acclaim. With its world class acoustics and stunning auditorium it is considered to be the UK's finest concert hall and one of the best in the world. Symphony Hall presents prestigious international orchestras and is also home to the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Complementing the classical programme is the best in jazz, world music, folk, rock, pop and stand-up comedy.www.thsh.co.uk/
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