Program: Mercy Holiday Celebration (December 15-19, 2021)

Program


Lindenwood University - J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts

Wednesday, December 15, 2021, at 7:30pm

Thursday, December 16, 2021, at 7:30pm


Powell Hall

Friday, December 17, 2021, at 2:00pm and 7:30pm

Saturday, December 18, 2021, at 2:00pm and 7:30pm

Sunday, December 19, 2021, at 2:00pm


Bob Bernhardt, conductor Denzal Sinclaire, vocals


A Christmas Festival

Leroy Anderson


Fantasia on “Greensleeves” Ralph Vaughan Williams


“Farandole” from L’Arlésienne Suite No. 2 Georges Bizet


“Hark! The Herald Angels Sing”

Felix Mendelssohn, arr. Jeff Tyzik

Denzal Sinclaire, vocals


“What Child Is This?”

Traditional, arr. Jeff Tyzik

Denzal Sinclaire, vocals


“O Come All Ye Faithful”

Traditional, arr. Jeff Tyzik

Denzal Sinclaire, vocals


“Waltz of the Flowers” from Nutcracker, op. 71

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Intermission

Christmas a la Valse

Robert Wendel


Hanukkah Festival Overture

Traditional, arr. Lucas Richman


“Silent Night”

Franz Gruber, arr. Jeff Tyzik Denzal Sinclaire, vocals


“We Three Kings”

J. H. Hopkins, arr. Jeff Tyzik

Denzal Sinclaire, vocals


“Winter Wonderland”

Felix Bernard, arr. Hermann


“The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire)”

Mel Tormé, arr. Bob Lowden

Denzal SInclaire, vocals


Sleigh Ride

Leroy Anderson


The Polar Express Suite

Alan Silvestri, arr. Jerry Brubaker


Acknowledgements

These concerts are presented by Mercy.

The concert of Sunday, December 19, is supported by PNC Bank.