STRAFFORD WIND SYMPHONY:
HOLIDAY CANDLELIGHT CONCERT

Saturday, December 21, 2019 - 7:00PM
TICKETS: $11 - $14


Lobby & Box Office open at 6:00PM
Theater Doors Open at 6:30PM

 


 

Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with this sparkling musical performance! Filled with crowd-pleasing favorites, the Holiday Candlelight Concert will capture the wonder and magic of the season. The program features best-loved holiday songs, including a ‘pops’ sing-along.


The 55-member Strafford Wind Symphony has earned a reputation of excellence in the Southern Maine and Seacoast New Hampshire region. The ensemble delivers sensational music with a professional flair, supporting the history and heritage of the American community band.


The Strafford Wind Symphony returns to the SPAC following their ovation-earning Memorial Day concert in May, which featured the world premiere of Morton Gold’s “Acadia.”  


“Great holiday entertainment for the whole family!” - Foster’s Daily Democrat

 

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Program Selections:

 

On This Day the Earth Shall Ring
Gustav Holst, arr. Robert W. Smith

 

Patapan
Bernard de la Monnoye, arr. Elliot Del Borgo

 

Old Brenton Carol
Gustav Holst, arr. Robert W. Smith

 

How The Grinch Stole Christmas
Albert Hague, arr. Larry Clark

 

Greensleeves
Alfred Reed

 

Toboggan Ride
Stan Applebaum

 

Symphonic Prelude to Adeste Fideles
Claude T. Smith

 

Let The Bells Ring
Robert Buckley

 

Winterfest
Stephen Bulla

 

For Unto Us Is Born This Day!
James Hosay, narrator Don Plummer

 

 A Hanukah Festival
Christopher M. Bernatos

 

Christmas Pops Sing-Along
arr. James Ployhar

Christmas and Sousa Forever
Sousa arr. Brion/Shissel