WSO Holiday Series- Concert #1: Winter is Coming...Solemn & Spectacular

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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

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