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  • Fri, Dec 15, 8 pm

    Straz Center

  • Sat, Dec 16, 2 pm

    Mahaffey Theater

  • Sat, Dec 16, 8 pm

    Mahaffey Theater

  • Sun, Dec 17, 2 pm

    Ruth Eckerd Hall

  • Sun, Dec 17, 7:30 pm

    Ruth Eckerd Hall

Holiday Pops: Pops Concert

Our most popular concert of the year! Experience the true spirit of the holidays, filled with family and friends, for very merry music at its very best. With two matinees. Conducted by Bruce Hangen, former guest conductor of the Boston Pops.

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Pops de Fiestas

¡Nuestro concierto más popular del año! Experimente el verdadero espíritu de las fiestas, lleno de familiares y amigos, con la mejor música alegre. Con dos matinés. Dirigida por Bruce Hangen, ex director invitado de los Boston Pops.

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Leroy Anderson
A Christmas Festival

Traditional
(arr. Mack Wilberg)
Angels We Have Heard on High

Malcolm Arnold
(arr. Christopher Palmer)
The Holly and the Ivy: The Fantasy on Christmas Carols ♫

(arr. Matt Naughtin)
A Visit from Saint Nicholas

Peter I. Tchaikovsky
Waltz of the Snowflakes from The Nutcracker

George F. Handel
(arr. Prout)
Messiah: Hallelujah Chorus

-Intermission –

Traditional
(arr. Mack Wilberg)
O, Holy Night 

Victor Herbert
(ed. Clark McAlister)
March of the Toys from Babes in Toyland

Linda Swears & Gail Ann Wasson
(arr. Matt Naughtin)
Let Those Merry Bells Ring!

Traditional
(arr. Jeff Tyzik)
The Twelve Gifts of Christmas

R. Alex Anderson
(arr. James Stephenson)
Mele Kalikimaka 

Dana Friedman & Robert Wendel
(orch. by Robert Wendel)
A Chanukah Overture 

Leroy Anderson
Sleigh Ride

(arr. Michael Braz)
Christmas Panorama Sing-Along

♫ The Holly and the Ivy: The Fantasy on Christmas Carols by Malcolm Arnold; orchestrated by Christopher Palmer is presented under license from G. Schirmer Inc. and Associated Music Publishers, copyright owners.

Artists

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Series Sponsor:

 

TFO is grateful for the generous support of Gene & Patsy McNichols and Corporate Partner McNichols Co., Holiday Pops Concert Sponsors

Thank you to Miles Green & David Henwood & RBC Wealth Management,
Corporate Partners and sponsors of Saturday’s matinee concert.

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  • Fri, Dec 15, 8 pm

    Straz Center

  • Sat, Dec 16, 2 pm

    Mahaffey Theater

  • Sat, Dec 16, 8 pm

    Mahaffey Theater

  • Sun, Dec 17, 2 pm

    Ruth Eckerd Hall

  • Sun, Dec 17, 7:30 pm

    Ruth Eckerd Hall

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