Carols for Christmas 2008

18th November 2008, Comments 0 comments

Saturday 6th December in the BOZAR

This year's concert is scheduled to take place on Saturday 6th December in the BOZAR; concert at 20h00, rehearsal at 18h00.

Rehearsals are every Wednesday evening starting on Wednesday 3rd September from 19h45 until 22h00, starting 3/9/2008 in the Auditorium of the Collège St Pierre, 205 Ave Coghen, Uccle. You can join at any rehearsal on online until there are no places left for your voice part.

Tickets will be available online and at rehearsals from mid-October

It is not yet clear when or where the choir with orchestra rehearsal and the dress rehearsal will take place.

Music Director: Philippe Lambert

Assistant Music Director and rehearsal pianist: Mary Gow

We hope that Maria Petcu can be our soloist again.

Orchestra: Orchestre Symphonique des Etudiants de Louvain la Neuve (Philippe is the replacement conductor for this orchestra)

Children's choirs include: Brussels American School, Collège St Pierre, and some members of Philippe's choir from Lessines. It’s not too late to contact us if your school/church/orgnaisation children want to take part.

The proposed programme will include 2 orchestral pieces and 2 operatic solos, 3 or 4 children's items and for the adult choir most of the list below:

Adult choir items likely to be included in CfC! 2008 concert, 6/12/2008

O Come all ye faithful
Hark the Herald Angels Sing
Merry Christmas Jazz
Lord before this fleeting season
Romanian carol
Jazz Gloria
O Eguberri Gaua
Star Carol
Good King Wenceslas
Unto us is born a Son
No small wonder
The Crown of Roses
Christmas Night
Lord of the dance
Panis Angelicus
O'er the hill and o'er the vale
‘Twas in the moon of winter time

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