A Very Merry Pops
Robbins Christmas At the Winspear Pops

A Very Merry Pops

Conducted by Robert Bernhardt
December 16 -18 2:00 PM / 7:30 PM

ESO's Holiday favourite, A Very Merry Pops, returns. This joyous program includes hits such as O Holy Night, Winter Wonderland, The Dreidel Song, selections from The Nutcracker, Carol of the Bells, What Child Is This?, Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Jingle Bells, music from Home Alone, and more! Soprano soloist Miriam Khalil, the Greenwood Singers, the Cantilon Chamber Choir, and Mad Cat Swing join the musical festivities.

Program to include:

BASS Sing We Now of Christmas
BERNARD (Arr. Hermann) Winter Wonderland
BRIDWELL (Arr. Bridwell) Nutcracker Jingles
TCHAIKOVSKY The Nutcracker: Waltz of the Snowflakes
TRADITIONAL / DIX (Arr. Lapalme) What Child is This?
ADAM / CAPPEAU / DWIGHT Minuit, chrétiens / O Holy Night
WILLIAMS / BRICUSSE Somewhere in My Memory (from Home Alone)
WILLIAMS / BRICUSSE Star of Bethlehem (from Home Alone)
WILLIAMS / BRICUSSE Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas (from Home Alone II)
SEBESKY A Christmas Scherzo
LEONTOVICH (Arr. Hayman) Carol of the Bells
HEALEY Three Chanukah Songs
LEVENE / FISHER (Arr. Murphy) "Ring Those Christmas Bells"
STEPHENSON A Charleston Christmas
TORMÉ / WELLS The Christmas Song
SILVER The Twelve Days After Christmas
BASS Seasonal Sounds

Program subject to change.

Digital Program


Robert Bernhardt, Conductor
Miriam Khalil, Soprano
Cantilon Chamber Choir (Heather Johnson, Artistic Director)
Greenwood Singers (Robert de Frece, Artistic Director)
Mad Cat Swing (Birkley Wisniewski, Director) (Courtesy of Sugar Swing Ballroom)

31 - Admission Policy - Div Well Style

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39 - Land Acknowledgement

Land Acknowledgement

The Winspear Centre and Edmonton Symphony Orchestra would like to acknowledge that we are on Treaty 6 Territory, a traditional meeting ground, gathering place, and traveling route for many Indigenous Peoples. We honour and recognize the rich artistic, cultural, and musical traditions of the Cree, Nakota Sioux, Metis, Dene, Saulteaux, and the many more Indigenous communities that call this land we share, home.