PREVIEW: Viennese Strauss Christmas Treat for the family – Eastbourne

Besi Besemar November 30, 2014

Be transported to the sparkling ballrooms of Vienna, the world’s undisputed capital of music, as the Viennese Strauss Christmas Gala waltzes into the Congress Theatre, Eastbourne on Saturday, December 20.

Viennese Strauss Christmas Concert

THE ACCLAIMED British Philharmonic Concert Orchestra will perform a wide range of favourites from the great Viennese composer Johann Strauss including: The Blue Danube, Vienna Blood, The Champagne Polka, Thunder and Lightning Polka and Klipp Klapp Polka.

The performance will also feature music from other celebrated Viennese composers Lehar, Kalman, Romberg and Stolz and pieces including The New Moon, The White Horse Inn, Die Fledermaus, The Merry Widow, The Gypsy Baron and many more.

To cap off the evening, the orchestra will play well-loved Christmas carols such as Silent Night, O Holy Night and O Christmas Tree, and invite the audience to join in a truly festive sing-along.

The orchestra will be conducted by Fraser Golding and will also include Leader Jeff Moore with soloists Marilyn Hill Smith, Andrew Forbes Lane and Jeremy Peaker.

The performance is written and presented by Malcolm McKee from BBC Radio 4’s The Archers.

Waltz into the festive season and catch this one-night-only performance of the Viennese Strauss Christmas Gala at the Congress Theatre on Saturday, December 20, 7.30pm.


Event: Viennese Strauss Christmas Gala with The British Philharmonic Concert Orchestra

Where: Congress Theatre, Carlisle Rd, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21

When: Saturday, December 20, 7.30pm

Tickets: £23

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Or telephone: 01323 412000