A Dickens Christmas

Celebrate the Holidays with Story and Song

December 21, 2012, 8:00 pm
Old South Church

645 Boylston Street
Boston MA 02116

Map • Phone: 617-267-7442

Chorus pro Musica presented a joyous celebration of Christmas in the tradition of Victorian England. The performance was enlivened by readings from perhaps the greatest expression of Christmas spirit, Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, and many of today’s most beloved carols that were first popularized in the Victorian era.

Gustav Holst (arr.): Wassail Song
Harold Darke: In the Bleak Mid-Winter
David Willcocks (arr.): God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen
Alice Parker and Robert Shaw (arr.): Deck the Halls
Ralph Vaughan Williams (arr.): Wassail Song
John Rutter (arr.): The Twelve Days of Christmas
David Willcocks (arr.): Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day
Traditional: Coventry Carol
Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Christmas Carols
Edwin Fissinger (arr.): I Saw Three Ships
Felix Mendelssohn: Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Arthur Warrell (arr.): We Wish You A Merry Christmas