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A Classical Christmas Conducted by Brett Mitchell

Brett Mitchell, conductor
Anna Christy, soprano
Andrew Garland, baritone
Colorado Symphony Chorus, Duain Wolfe, director

ARNOLD (arr. Palmer) The Holly and the Ivy (Fantasy on Christmas Carols)
HOLST Christmas Day
BARBER Die Natali: Chorale Preludes for Christmas
BERLIOZ "The Shepherds' Farewell" from L'enfance du Christ
HANDEL (arr. Mozart) "Hallelujah" from Messiah
TRADITIONAL (arr. Jackfert) I Saw Three Ships
ADAM (Arr. Jackfert) O Holy Night
HOPKINS (arr. Jackfert) We Three Kings
FINZI In Terra Pax: Christmas Scene
RANDOL BASS Gloria

A new tradition begins as your Colorado Symphony debuts A Classical Christmas, blending traditional and classical holiday arrangements in an unforgettable performance. Featuring vocal soloists Anna Christy and Andrew Garland, and the Colorado Symphony Chorus, this new program includes holiday-themed music from Handel arranged by Mozart, Holst, Barber, Berlioz, and more. Finzi’s In Terra Pax: Christmas Scene is a magnificent retelling of the nativity story while Bass’ Gloria offers an electrifying conclusion to this holiday kick-off spectacular.


2018/19 Subscriptions On Sale Now! This concert title is currently only available as part of a 2018/19 subscription package (or as an add-on concert with purchase of a subscription). Single tickets go on sale August 1, 2018.

Fri 12/7/18 7:30PM Boettcher Concert Hall A Classical Christmas Conducted by Brett Mitchell
Sat 12/8/18 7:30PM Boettcher Concert Hall A Classical Christmas Conducted by Brett Mitchell


Ten Tenors — Home for the Holidays with your Colorado Symphony

Christophter Dragon, conductor
Ten Tenors, vocalists

Join Australia’s rock stars of the opera, the Ten Tenors, as they amaze and enthrall with their unique selection of traditional and contemporary seasonal favorites performed with your Colorado Symphony. With soaring versions of “Joy to the World,” “White Christmas,“ “Amazing Grace,” “Winter Wonderland,” “Feliz Navidad,” and more, Home for the Holidays is the perfect way to celebrate the spirit of the season.


2018/19 Subscriptions On Sale Now! This concert title is currently only available as part of a 2018/19 subscription package (or as an add-on concert with purchase of a subscription). Single tickets go on sale August 1, 2018.

Sun 12/9/18 6:30PM Boettcher Concert Hall Ten Tenors — Home for the Holidays with your Colorado Symphony


A Colorado Christmas
2018/19 Holiday
A Colorado Christmas

Christopher Dragon, conductor
Devin DeSantis, vocalist
Colorado Symphony Chorus, Duain Wolfe, director
Colorado Children's Chorale, Deborah deSantis, artistic director

The warm sounds of the holidays fill Boettcher Concert Hall with your favorite songs this December. ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas, narrated live from stage, will put a smile on your face and set a festive tone for this treasured holiday program, and you won’t want to miss other favorite works like Sleigh Ride, “Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy” from The Nutcracker, and more! This family-friendly evening features traditional Christmas carols, highlights from our popular production of Too Hot to Handel, and a chance to sing along to a few of your favorite winter tunes. Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus will be on hand to see who’s naughty and who’s nice in preparation for the big night!


2018/19 Subscriptions On Sale Now! This concert title is currently only available as part of a 2018/19 subscription package (or as an add-on concert with purchase of a subscription). Single tickets go on sale August 1, 2018.

Fri 12/14/18 7:30PM Boettcher Concert Hall A Colorado Christmas
Sat 12/15/18 2:30PM Boettcher Concert Hall A Colorado Christmas
Sat 12/15/18 6:00PM Boettcher Concert Hall A Colorado Christmas
Sun 12/16/18 1:00PM Boettcher Concert Hall A Colorado Christmas


Celtic Woman: The Best of Christmas Tour

Celebrate this holiday season with the celestial voices of multi-platinum Irish singing sensation Celtic Woman as they present The Best of Christmas Tour with your Colorado Symphony. The evening features music from the all-female ensemble’s most favorite Yuletide songs performed by them over the years. Prepare for an enchanting and festive evening filled with mesmerizing music, performance, and holiday cheer.

celticwoman.com

Note: Flex Passes and Student Memberships may not be used on this performance. Student and/or Child tickets will not be available.


2018/19 Subscriptions On Sale Now! This concert title is NOT available as part of a 2018/19 subscription package, but is available as an add-on concert with purchase of a subscription. Single tickets go on sale August 1, 2018.

Mon 12/17/18 7:30PM Boettcher Concert Hall Celtic Woman: The Best of Christmas Tour


Holiday Brass
2018/19 Holiday
Holiday Brass

Brian Buerkle, conductor
Colorado Symphony Brass & Percussion

Love the sounds of the season even more at our wildly popular all-brass night in Boettcher Concert Hall. Join us for a rousing evening featuring the best of your Colorado Symphony Brass & Percussion. Witness their brilliance and power in a resounding program of seasonal favorites. Whether it comes from the vitality of the Renaissance, the glory of the Baroque, or the nostalgic jubilation in the music of Hollywood’s most popular Christmas movies, it’ll be a night you won’t soon forget.


2018/19 Subscriptions On Sale Now! This concert title is currently only available as part of a 2018/19 subscription package (or as an add-on concert with purchase of a subscription). Single tickets go on sale August 1, 2018.

Wed 12/19/18 7:30PM Boettcher Concert Hall Holiday Brass


Too Hot to Handel
2018/19 Holiday
Too Hot to Handel

Christopher Dragon, conductor
Cynthia Renée Saffron, soprano
Lawrence Clayton, tenor
Too Hot to Handel Community Chorus, Travis Branam and Mary Louise Burke, directors

This exuberant jazz, gospel, and R&B-infused concert brilliantly reinvents Handel’s Messiah and returns by popular demand, with associate conductor Christopher Dragon at the podium, for the 2018 Holiday season! Featuring audience-favorite guest soloists Cynthia Renée Saffron and Lawrence Clayton, and members of the Colorado Symphony Chorus, this exhilarating night of music will have you rejoicing in the aisles.


2018/19 Subscriptions On Sale Now! This concert title is currently only available as part of a 2018/19 subscription package (or as an add-on concert with purchase of a subscription). Single tickets go on sale August 1, 2018.

Fri 12/21/18 7:30PM Boettcher Concert Hall Too Hot to Handel
Sat 12/22/18 7:30PM Boettcher Concert Hall Too Hot to Handel


A Night in Vienna
2018/19 Holiday
A Night in Vienna

Brett Mitchell, conductor

The wildly popular annual tradition featuring your Colorado Symphony waltzing with you into the New Year returns! Start your celebration in style with the Colorado Symphony’s presentation of A Night in Vienna, a rousing selection of polkas, waltzes, and marches. The festive evening is the perfect sendoff to 2018—and the early start time ensures that you won’t miss the thrill of the 16th Street Mall fireworks! Don’t miss out on this fantastic event; tickets sell fast!


2018/19 Subscriptions On Sale Now! This concert title is currently only available as part of a 2018/19 subscription package (or as an add-on concert with purchase of a subscription). Single tickets go on sale August 1, 2018.

Mon 12/31/18 6:30PM Boettcher Concert Hall A Night in Vienna