Christmas with City of Bristol Choir

City of Bristol Choir
David Ogden conductor
Richard Johnson piano
Jeremy Little percussion

A festive mix of carols old and new including favourites from the annual Christmas Spectacular concerts. From the opening chorus of the Messiah to Wassail, specially written for this concert and receiving its premiere, this concert of music for choir, piano and percussion promises to be a lively, energising and joyful celebration of Christmas.

Tickets are available to attend the performance live in the hall (with Covid safeguards in place – unless exempt, all audience are required to wear face coverings, and all the performers will be, seats are in singles or pairs with 2m distancing, the concert is one hour with no interval, audience asked to hand sanitise on arrival, no-one should attend if they have any reason to think they may be infectious, etc), and also to watch a live stream of the concert as it goes out.

The programme includes:

Carol of the bells Mykola Leontovych
In the bleak midwinter Harold Darke
Tomorrow shall be my dancing day John Gardner
And the glory of the Lord G.F Handel
In dulci jubilo Traditional arr Pearsall
Ding Dong merrily on high Traditional arr Wood
Deck the Hall Traditional arr Rathbone
Gaudete Traditional arr Carpenter
Wassail! Toby Young


Central stalls and balcony £20
Side stalls and balcony £18 (students and under 18s half price)
Live stream £10 (only available to watch while the concert is taking place)

Box office

Tickets are on sale at St George’s box office online or by phone on 0845 40 24 001. The phone lines are open from 10am on Friday 18th, Saturday 19th and Monday 21st December, and from 12 noon on Tuesday 22nd and Wednesday 23rd December