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Approximate schedule:
12:00pm Verdi, Elgar and Coda restaurants open
12:30pm Other bars and restaurants open
1:45pm Auditorium doors open
2:30pm Carols by Candlelight (there will be one 20 minute interval)
4:50pm Ends

Celebrate in elegant style with this exquisite concert of carols and seasonal classics staged in full 18th Century costume in an evocative candle-lit style setting.

Bach Air on the G String, Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring
Corelli Allegro and Pastorale from Christmas Concerto
Handel Zadok the Priest
Christmas Sequence from Messiah, including Hallelujah Chorus
Mozart Laudate Dominum
Gruber Silent Night
Pearsall In dulci jubilo
Cullen Joy to the World

…and carols for all, including:

Away in a Manger • Good King Wenceslas • O come, all ye faithful • O little town of Bethlehem • Hark! the Herald angels sing • God rest you merry, gentlemen

With readings from Dickens and the Scriptures by special guest Bernard Cribbins!

Mozart Festival Chorus
Mozart Festival Orchestra (in full period costume)
Sky Ingram soprano
Steven Devine conductor