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A Night Before Christmas

A potpourri of Christmas music, readings and more

Add to my Calendar 12-12-2015 19:30 12-12-2015 21:30 36 A Night Before Christmas THE NIGHT BEFORE… A CHRISTMAS SOIRÉE A devised collection of Christmas music, readings and more, featuring a rare performance of Colin Warnock’s delightful ‘The Night Before...! Soloists include - Peter Sidhom and Kevin Jones with the Surrey Opera Chorus and pianist Jonathan Musgrave. Conducted by Jonathan Butcher The Surrey Opera Soirée, returns with a slight difference – a totally Christmas programme – on Saturday 12th December at 7.30pm at Whitgift School's Concert Hall, entrance in Nottingham Road, S Croydon, CR2 6YT – doors open and drinks available from 7.00pm. The programme will consist of Christmas songs, dramatic readings and carols, with a stunning musical setting by Colin Warnock of The Night Before Christmas for chorus and soloists. We are delighted to welcome back Joanne McGahon, Kevin Jones (most recently seen as King Arthur in Camelot) and Peter Sidhom (fortuitously home briefly, after much singing abroad this year.) Surrey Opera Artistic Director Jonathan Butcher has devised the programme and will conduct, whilst Jonathan Musgrave, our excellent young repetiteur, will be our accompanist for the evening. Tickets are now on sale, price £12, (children/students £6) to include one glass of wine or juice, so please phone or email Penny Locke (e-mail: pennylocke@gmail.com  Tel: 020 8654 6205) to reserve tickets. Whitgift School, London DD/MM/YYYY

Details

Whitgift School
Haling Park
Croydon

London
CR2 6YT
England


Programme

Colin WarnockThe Night Before Christmas (musical setting of poem by Clement Clarke Moore)

Performers

Peter Sidholm – baritone
Jonathan Butcher – conductor
Kevin Jones – baritone
Jonathan Musgrave – piano

Surrey Opera Chorus

Programme Note

THE NIGHT BEFORE… A CHRISTMAS SOIRÉE

A devised collection of Christmas music, readings and more, featuring a rare performance of Colin Warnock’s delightful ‘The Night Before...!

Soloists include - Peter Sidhom and Kevin Jones with the Surrey Opera Chorus and pianist Jonathan Musgrave.

Conducted by Jonathan Butcher

The Surrey Opera Soirée, returns with a slight difference – a totally Christmas programme –

on Saturday 12th December at 7.30pm at Whitgift School's Concert Hall, entrance in

Nottingham Road, S Croydon, CR2 6YT – doors open and drinks available from 7.00pm.

The programme will consist of Christmas songs, dramatic readings and carols, with a stunning musical setting by Colin Warnock of The Night Before Christmas for chorus and

soloists. We are delighted to welcome back Joanne McGahon, Kevin Jones (most recently seen as King Arthur in Camelot) and Peter Sidhom (fortuitously home briefly, after much singing abroad this year.) Surrey Opera Artistic Director Jonathan Butcher has devised the programme and will conduct, whilst Jonathan Musgrave, our excellent young repetiteur, will be our accompanist for the evening.

Tickets are now on sale, price £12, (children/students £6) to include one glass of wine or juice, so please phone or email Penny Locke

(e-mail: pennylocke@gmail.com  Tel: 020 8654 6205) to reserve tickets.

A Night Before Christmas

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