Sat 21 Dec 7:30pmFrom £5.00 to £32.00
Snape Maltings Concert Hall
Part of Christmas at Snape Maltings
Booking opens on Tuesday 16 July at 10am. Priority booking for Annual Donors opens on Thursday 13 June, for Friends on Wednesday 26 June and for ABL and eABL on Tuesday 9 July. Find out more about joining us and priority booking.
Music from Tchaikovsky’s magical Christmas ballet
BBC Concert Orchestra
Barry Wordsworth conductor
HumperdinckHansel and Gretel Overture 8’
Delius Sleigh Ride 5’
Holst The Mystic Trumpeter 20’
Arnold arr. Palmer Fantasy on The Holly and the Ivy 9’
Tchaikovsky The Nutracker, Act II 41’
Rich with famous melodies and sweetened by a glittering array of dances, Act II depicts the child heroine’s sleigh ride to the Kingdom of Sweets, ruled by the Sugar Plum Fairy.
In the first half of the concert, there’s more fairy tale music, another sleigh-ride and a festive fantasy on one of our best-loved carols.