Conducted by Music Director Maestro Kirk Muspratt
SopranoEmily Birsan
Mezzo SopranoKate Tombaugh
Bass/BaritoneBill McMurray
Jesse Donner

Make a batch of cookies, gather your family, and go caroling from your couch! A concert full of the most festive carols, a Hanukkah medley, and other orchestral seasonal favorites, Maestro Muspratt and the New Philharmonic will spark your sing-along spirit. To ensure no one skips a beat, lyrics will be displayed on the bottom of the screen.

Sleigh RideLeroy Anderson
Christmas SingalongJohn Finnegan
O Holy Night
Bill McMurray, baritone
Adolphe Adam
Arr. Bergen White
Somewhere in My Memory from Home AloneJohn Williams
Hallelujah Chorus from MessiahGeorge Frideric Handel
Hanukkah Festival OvertureLucas Richman
March of the Toys from Babes in ToyslandVictor Herbert
Waltz of the Flowers from The NutcrackerPyotr Illyich Tchaikovsky
Christmas in ChicagoGary Fry
The Holy City
Jesse Donner, tenor
Stephen Adams
Arr. Jerry Lackey
Jingle BellsJames Pierpont
Arr. Jerry Lackey
Frosty the SnowmanSteve Nelson and Jack Rollins
Arr. John Moss
White ChristmasIrving Berlin
Arr. Roy Ringwald
Santa Clause is Comin’ to TownFrederick Coots and Haven Gillespie
Arr. Jerry Lackey
Jesse Donner, tenor
Leonard Cohen
Arr. Jerry Lackey
We Wish You A Merry ChristmasTraditional
Arr. Arthur Harris

When you purchase a ticket to one of our virtual shows, you’ll receive a confirmation email with a link to access the show online. Your show will be available with that link from the premiere date and will continue to be available on demand through January 3.

New Philharmonic is grateful for season support from:

New Philharmonic is the winner of the 2020 Illinois Council of Orchestra’s
Programming of the Year Award.