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The Snowman & Paddington Bear’s First Concert

Sunday 17 December, 2pm & 4pm

Part of Autumn Concerts

A Christmas Classic and a beloved bear

Herbert Chappell Paddington Bear’s First Concert
Howard Blake The Snowman

Zeb Soanes narrator
The Suffolk Ensemble
Ben Parry conductor

The Snowman has been essential seasonal TV viewing for nearly four decades. But experiencing it on Snape Maltings’ big screen to the accompaniment of live orchestra adds an extra special magic that appeals to the excitable child in all of us. Before the film, a musical meeting with the ever-popular Paddington, and the narrated tale – with orchestra – of his first concert experience and the predictable mayhem that follows.