Raymond James Pops

Holiday Pops

Dec 10 - 12


We’ve got all of Santa’s favorites – Sleigh Ride! – and more at our most popular concert of the year. When you’re longing for holiday classics, there’s no place like The Florida Orchestra for the whole family.

Sleigh Ride
Leroy Anderson

L’Arlesienne Suite No. 2: Farandole
Georges Bizet

Ave Maria
Franz Schubert

“It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year”
Eddie Pola/ George Wyle
Arr. Hayes

Evening Prayer and Dream Pantomime
E. Humperdinck

Star Carol
John Rutter

Somewhere In My Memory
John Williams

It’s A Wonderful Life Suite
Dimitri Tiomkin
Orch. by Marquart & Palmer
Revised by Russ & Henning


Christmas a la Valse
Robert Wendel

The Polar Express Suite
Arr. Brubaker

Chanukah Suite
Arr. Jeff Tyzik

Stille Nacht (Mannheim Steamroller)
Franz Gruber
Arr. Chip Davis

A Rockin’ Christmas
Arr. Chuck Sayre

Christmas Carol Sing-Along
Arr. John Finnegan

White Christmas
Irving Berlin
Arr. Bennett


Learn more about the artists performing on this program.

Bob Bernhardt, Conductor

Mela Dailey, Vocalist

Lumina Youth Choirs

Deah McReynolds, Artistic Director

The Florida Orchestra


Choose a performance from the dates below.

FRI, Dec 10
8 pm
Straz Center

SAT, Dec 11
2 pm
Mahaffey Theater

SAT, Dec 11
8 pm
Mahaffey Theater

SUN, Dec 12
2 pm
Ruth Eckerd Hall

SUN, Dec 12
7:30 pm
Ruth Eckerd Hall

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