WSO Holiday Series- Concert #1: Winter is Coming...Solemn & Spectacular
The WSO will open the Holiday Series at the Greenwich Odeum on December 14. Music will include the Frescobaldi Toccata, selections from Bach’s Orchestral Suite No. 3, a medley of tunes from Menotti’s Amahl and the Night Visitors, and holiday favorites composed and/or arranged by Leroy Anderson, Ted Ricketts, Michael Story, and Ralph Ford.
Thursday- December 14, 7:30pm at The Greenwich Odeum:
Main Street, East Greenwich
Tickets: $15 General Admission, $12 Seniors, Children 12 and under FREE.
Tickets available through the Greenwich Odeum at: http://www.greenwichodeum.com
The 2017 Holiday Series continues with a presentation of seasonal favorites as the WSO partners again with the combined Royal School of Church Music choirs from St. Peter’s by the Sea- Narragansett & St. Mark’s- Warwick, under the direction of Cheryl Casola & Linda Wiles. Combined choral-orchestral works will include Vaughn-Williams’ Fantasia on Christmas Carols featuring Andrew Gribbin- baritone, as well as a new setting of Sing We Now of Christmas by John Leavitt, and the gospel-styled Noel, Noel by Michael McElroy & Joseph Joubert. The choirs and orchestra will present several other selections independently as well.
Saturday- December 16, 7:30pm at St. Peter by the Sea:
Central Street, Narragansett*
Sunday- December 17, 3:00pm at CCRI Bobby Hackett Theater:
East Avenue, Warwick
Tickets: $15 General Admission, $12 Seniors, Children 12 and under FREE
* Seating is limited; pre-purchased tickets or reservations are highly recommended