Family Holiday Concerts

Saturday December 2 at 8:00pm

Old Cabell Hall

Sunday December 3 at 3:30pm

Old Cabell Hall

Michael Slon, Conductor

John D’earth, Trumpet

with the UVA University Singers


Boughton arr. Vinson   Miracle on 34th Street Overture

Tchaikovsky  Excerpts from The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a

Styne & Cahn arr. Sayre   Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow!

Trad. arr. Richman   Hanukkah Festival Overture

Loesser arr. Martin   Baby, It’s Cold Outside

Anderson   Sleigh Ride


Mason & Watts arr. Bass   Fanfare: Joy to the World

Williams   Call of the Champions: Winter Olympic Theme

Vivaldi  Et in terra pax from Gloria, RV 589

Trad. arr. Rutter   The Twelve Days of Christmas

Shayne & Regney arr. Crocker & Moss   Do You Hear What I Hear?

Handel   Hallelujah from Messiah

The Saturday, December 2 concert is sponsored by Hantzmon Wiebel LLP.

The Family Holiday concerts are sponsored by the Office of the Provost and the Vice Provost for the Arts at the University of Virginia.

The 2017-18 season is made possible in part by a major gift from The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation.


Make your season bright! This beloved community tradition is brimming over with your favorite holiday carols and songs.


The Symphony does not recommend Holiday concerts for children under the age of 6. Babies in arms are not permitted into the concert hall. All children must have their own purchased tickets and must be seated with an adult.

For information about seating sections, including a seating chart, group sales, policies and refunds, please click here.


For information about the venues, directions, parking and accessibility, click here.


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